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Meet our Shift Leads

Our Shift Leads care for (and love) your pets, so we thought you might like to know a little more about them! Read on to meet each of our dedicated staff members in leadership here at Camp Canine & Camp Feline: 

Tammy – Assistant Manager

How long have you been working at Camp? 
I have been at Camp for over 4 years.
What’s your favorite part of the job? 
My favorite thing about Camp is getting to know and fall in love with all of the dogs.
What do you like to do outside of work for fun? 
Outside of work I like to play with my dog and plan slumber pawties for him and his friends. (I’m a bit obsessed.)
Do you have any pets? 
I do have a pup who rescued me last year. His name is Cornelius.

Katie – Shift Lead

How long have you been working at Camp? 
I’ve been here for four years.
What’s your favorite part of the job? 
Lovin’ on all of the pups.
What do you like to do outside of work for fun? 
I like to take photos, build 3D models on computer, play video games, and go to shows or museums (safely, of course)
Do you have any pets? 
We’ve had four dogs total, three of them have crossed the rainbow bridge. Our current dog, Phoebe, lives with my parents. She’s a lab/pit mix, about ten years old.
Below photos are three of me at Camp, a couple pics I’ve taken (moon and flowers), and a 3D model I made on the computer (the donut).

Alessia – Shift Lead

How long have you been working at Camp? 
I have been working at camp for a little over 2 years now.
What’s your favorite part of the job? 
My favorite part of the job is getting all the cuddles from our campers and getting to know their wonderful owners.
What do you like to do outside of work for fun? 
Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I love travelling, everything and anything outdoorsy, and trying out new restaurants!
Do you have any pets? 
I do not have any pets of my own, my love for animals started in high school when I began working at a rescue. I was there for 4 years and learned so much so I’m super grateful for that opportunity.

Julia – Shift Lead

How long have you been working at Camp? 
I’ve been working at camp for a little over 5 years now!
What’s your favorite part of the job? 
My favorite part of the job is jumping in the dog rooms whenever I can and seeing my best buddies.
What do you like to do outside of work for fun? 
Outside of work I like to skateboard, play video games, and watch sitcoms.
Do you have any pets? 
My girlfriend and I recently rescued a 7 month old pit bull puppy named Knuckles! Knuckles enjoys walks in Pelham Bay Park and cuddling with his moms while watching Chopped or SNL.

Eddie – Shift Lead

How long have you been working at Camp? 
I’ve been working at Camp Canine for 5 months.
What’s your favorite part of the job? 
My favorite part of the job is of course working with the dogs!
What do you like to do outside of work for fun? 
Outside of work I enjoy playing video games watching anime and spending time with family and friends.
Do you have any pets? 
I have a pet turtle and her name is Franklin.

Skyla – Shift Lead

How long have you been working at Camp? 
About 6 months now.
What’s your favorite part of the job? 
Just being able to cuddle and play with adorable dogs all day
What do you like to do outside of work for fun? 
I like to paint, draw, and hang out with my friends on my free time.
Do you have any pets? 
Yes I have 4 cats and 1 dog!

Tara – Cat Room Lead

How long have you been working at Camp? 
I’ve been working at Camp for around seven months now!
What’s your favorite part of the job? 
My favorite part of the job is being able to experience the cats’ and dogs’ different personalities and watch them come out of their shell!
What do you like to do outside of work for fun? 
Outside of camp I’m an art major so I like to draw! I’ve been working on digital art as of late.
Do you have any pets? 
I have a four month old Havanese named Lumi, who is my personal guard dog (or so he thinks).
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