Meet our staff

Amberlyn – Resort Manager

Amberlyn been the resort manager since 2017. She is also a lead nurse at north star animal hospital. She moved to Alaska in 2010 and she can imagine living anywhere else. Amberlyn is continuing her education in business and studying for her veterinary technician license. Amberlyn has 3 dogs, fish and a cat. She loves her job, hiking, reading and enjoying life with her family and friends.

Camryn – Assistant Manager

Camry is from Columbus, Georgia. She moved to Alaska when she was 8. She graduated from Valley Pathways in May 2019. She is currently pursuing a degree in Business. She Started working for North Star Pet Resort in 2017. Her favorite things are cooking, traveling and of course dogs.

Maddy – Assistant Manager

Maddy was born in Wyoming and moved to Alaska in 2012. She graduated from Wasilla High in 2016 and graduated from the Veterinary Assisting Program at Mat-Su College in August 2019. She started working at North Star Pet Resort in 2018 and has enjoyed getting to grow with this company. When shes not working, she loves spending time with family and spending time in nature with her beloved dog Jax.

Cecilia – Front Desk & Cat Groomer

Cecelia was born in Eugene, Oregon and moved to Palmer, Alaska in 2002. She graduated the Veterinary Assisting program at Mat-Su College and gained practical experience working in the veterinary field at a local animal hospital for several years prior to joining the North Star Animal Hospital team in July 2017. She started at North Star Pet Resort in December 2017. In her free time she enjoys the outdoors, crafting and fostering animals.

Cailie – Lead Attendant

Cailie has a passion for animals, so she was very happy to be able to find the perfect job for her working here at the pet resort. She graduated from the Veterinary Assistant Program at Mat-Su College in August of 2019 and plans on continuing her education with animals.


Cearsten is unsure what the future may hold for her but she does know that she will be traveling the states with her pups. She started working at the pet resort the summer of 2019.


Savannah has always loved animals and really enjoys getting to work with them everyday. She loves the outdoors and going on hikes during the summer with her 3 dogs.


Kaylen has been working at the pet resort since August 2019. She loves working with animals, they give her so much joy. Her future goals are to one day become a veterinarian. Her favorite things to do outside of the resort include hiking with family and her dog Kodi.


Isaac is a junior at Colony High School. He is a huge dog lover and loves working at North Star Pet Resort! In his free time, he enjoys playing tennis, skiing, and baking chocolate chip banana bread.


Nikona is a senior attending Palmer High School. He has grown up with 7 dogs, 2 cats, 3 birds, 2 ferrets, 3 hamsters and a pet rat. He has a love for dogs and adopted his own puppy this summer, Nova.


Moriah has been working at the pet resort since August 2019. She has always loved animals and grew up around farm animals and pets. Outside of work she loves reading, drawing and baking.

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