Meet Our Staff


Office/Kennel Tech

Destiny is a certified Veterinary Assistant and has completed a Bachelor's Degree through Wilson College of Science in Animal Studies. Destiny enjoys spending time with her family and hiking.

Kennel Tech

Lorena took 3 semesters at Chambersburg Career Tech. She enjoys spending time with her fiancé. She also has a dog, a bunny, a cat, and two rats. She has always had a passion to work with animals.

Kennel Tech

Nicole is currently an undergraduate student at Penn State University majoring in Biology. She loves all animals and enjoys spending time with her family, boyfriend along with her dogs, cats, and parakeets.

Kennel Tech

Ryleigh enjoys spending time with family and her three dogs, Missy, Misty, and Peaches in her free time.

Kennel Tech

Abbey loves getting to meet and care for all sorts of animals. She enjoys reading, and loves to learn about animal behaviors and health. In her free time she enjoys hiking adventures with her family and her dog Pippin.

Regional Staff


Pet Safety Manager

Bethany has worked in kennel and veterinary clinic environments for over five years and has earned her Veterinary Assistant certificate at AACC. One of her biggest passions in life is caring for animals. Her favorite way of spending her spare time is being with her husband and family. Her hobbies include drawing/painting and tie dye!

Social Media Specialist

Shyann took 3 semesters at Franklin County career tech and graduated with her AVA certification. She is passionate about animal behavior. She travels to all locations on a regular basis. In her free time she likes to spend time outdoors and hanging out with her friends and family.

Customer Care Manager

Lexi loves traveling between all locations to meet new people and learn about their pets. She also enjoys encouraging our teams and improving our facilities so you are satisfied with every visit. In her free time she enjoys personal development and loves experiencing life outdoors.

Regional Administrator

Anna has her Masters in Theology. She enjoys reading, editing papers, studying Hebrew, and spending time with her family. Anna oversees all the behind the scenes for all locations.


Denise oversees all the locations for Golden Wood. She travels to each location on a regular basis. Aside from work, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her family of ten, vizsla pup, and their farmette of animals. Denise has a desire to see each of the Golden Wood facilities grow by implementing new ideas on a continued basis.
Meet Our Staff