Ashley C.

Ashley C.

Name: Ashley

Position: Client Care Assistant - Shift Leader

Hometown: Middleville, MI

Pets: "Scotch", 5 year Border Collie; "Dublin", 1 year old Chihauahua Mix; "Roxy" a 10 year old Quarter Horse

More about Ashley

  • Ashley has been working at Cascade Hospital for Animals since 2014
  • Before working here, Ashley managed a horse boarding facility.
  • Growing up, she wanted to be a receptionist at a veterinary office
  • Her favorite subject in school was science.
  • She is surprisingly good at knitting
  • The first concert she was Shania Twain
  • Ashley's favorite movie is "Pearl Harbor"
Michelle R.

Michelle R.

Name: Michelle

Position: Groomer

Hometown: Grattan, MI

Pets:  I have a full house with "Shiann" a 9 year old yellow lab, and "Tucker" a 10 year old cockapoo. Plus the 6 cats "Mama" at 13 years, "Nim" (fat boy) at 10, "Nimrod" at 10, "Eri"s who is 9, "Waffles" at 3, and "Mittens" who is 2."

More about Michelle

  • Prior to working at Cascade Hospital for Animals, Michelle worked as an assistant manager at a party store.
  • Michelle started working for Cascade in 2006 as an Animal Care Technician.  She then started grooming in 2012.
  • Her favorite subject in school was biology.
  • Growing up she wanted to be a veterinarian.
  • The three things she would want with her on a deserted island would be a beach umbrella, reclining rocking chair, and a bible.
  • Her favorite movie is "Star Wars"
  • The song that sums her us is "Live Like That" by Sidewalk Prophets
Jillian M.

Jillian M.

Name: Jillian

Position: Marketing/Social Media Coordinator 

Education: Associates in Macro of Arts

Hometown: Middleville, MI

Pets: "Dory" named after the Pixar movie Finding Dory. She is a rescue from a shelter in Chicago, IL. She is a Flat Coat Retriever Mix.

"Lulu" is her family dog. She is a White Shepherd full of crazy puppy energy.

"Okie" is her recent adoption. He was a stray found in Oklahoma at a gas station, that's how he got the name Okie! And he is a Husky/Heeler mix.

More about Jillian:

  • Her favorite part about working at Cascade Hospital for Animals is building relationships with clients as bonding with the clients' pets. Also, her best friend since second grade works here. :)
  • Jillian worked as an Animal Care Technician for about a year before she moved to Chicago, IL in 2014. She missed CHFA so much that she came back as a Client Care Assistant in 2016.
  • Her favorite tv show is "Friends"
  • If Jillian is not at work, she is most likely at the dog park and spending her day on DIY projects.