Meet Our Staff

Our caring, friendly, and fun staff is here to provide the best home-away-from-home resort experience for your best friend!

Tori Mau

Resort Business Manager

Tori is a Cal Poly Alum with a background in geography, environmental science, and anthropology. Her love and true appreciation of dogs has been lifelong and began with her family pet and best friend, a yellow lab named Toby. Her passion and understanding for the human-canine bond has grown since becoming a part of the Thousand Hills family.


One of her favorite things while working is watching people and their dogs and cats reunite after the pets' stay. Tori is grateful to be a part of Son Care Foundation and to be able to represent Thousand Hills Pet Resort and our mission to provide caring, friendly, and fun care for each pet as if they were our own.

Evelyn Castillo-Lopez

Resort Operations Manager

Evelyn Castillo is originally from San Diego, California but recently moved up to San Luis Obispo to pursue her educational goals.

Evelyn is extremely passionate about dogs and other pets, and loves being a part of the Thousand Hills Pet Resort team.


As the Operations Manager, Evelyn's favorite thing is being able to interact with many different dogs as well as encouraging them to play and have fun. Evelyn takes pride in bonding with each dog to make sure that they feel at home when they board at Thousand Hills.

Isabel Seuberling

Lead Resort Host

Isabel an Animal Science major at Cal Poly who loves spending time with her pupper and trying her hand at photography. She also enjoys seeing new customers and their dogs become a part of the THPR family.

Hannah Jeffris

Lead Resort Host

Hannah is a Forestry major at Cal Poly. She's originally from Mill Valley, California. She loves all outdoor activities, especially hiking, backpacking, and skiing in the winter! She has been a volunteer at the marine mammal center for four years so she loves working with animals and she's so glad to be a part of the Thousand Hills team! 

Dallin Ellis

Office Receptionist

Dallin is an adventure seeker! Whether he is diving out of a plane or under a boat, he is ready to go. He loves to travel and explore new places! He also can't wait to adopt a furry friend of his own soon! 

Jenna Reimer

Office Receptionist

Jenna attends Cal Poly and is majoring in psychology. She is also the club leader for Guide Dogs for the Blind at Cal Poly. Her current puppy in training, Churro, loves to hang out in the office. Jenna’s pet dog, Moose, enjoys playing with the other dogs at THPR!  Her favorite part of working for THPR is seeing the smiles on the faces of the owners when they come to reunite with their pups (or kitties of course).

Amber Nieslanik

Resort Host

Amber has always been an animal lover and grew up around lots of different kinds of animals. She loves getting to spend time with all the pets at THPR and get to know all of them. Outside of work, Amber loves being outdoors, traveling and spending time with her dog Louie. 

McKenna Chupka

Resort Host

About McKenna coming soon!

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Makaylah Niederriter

Lead Resort Host

Makaylah is a student at Cal Poly majoring in Animal Science with a love for all animals. She grew up surrounded by animals and is so glad to be a part of caring for all the furry friends at THPR!

Allison Mullin

Lead Resort Host

Allison is finishing her Master of Science in Comparative Animal Nutrition at Cal Poly. She has a passion for animal nutrition and excellent animal welfare. Allison loves to hike with her dog Bentley and enjoys seeing the THPR pups make new friends!

Sophia Lorenzo

Dog Bather

Sophia is known as Sophie by her friends and she has two dogs and a bird. She used to have two rats and would have an "aviary of rats" if she could. She also likes to draw, play the piano, and also crochet -- let her know if you need a potholder! 

Jake Riggs

Resort Host

Jake is a fourth-year Philosophy major at Cal Poly. He loves spending time with dogs and has a two-year-old black lab named Galveston who is a career change from Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Georgia Fedler

Resort Host

Georgia is an agricultural science major at Cal Poly coming from Elk Grove, CA. She enjoy all things outdoors whether it’s going on hikes, boating, or paddle boarding with her labradoodle Duke. Her favorite part about working at THPR is being able to work with some of the most amazing people and the cutest dogs everyday.

Fae Burns

Resort Host

About Fae coming soon!

Luis Venegas

Lead Resort Host

Luis is an eager learner and experiencer of life. He loves getting hugs from dogs and some cats. He loves the joy and peace that comes with a smiling dog's face.

Lilly Okada

Resort Host

Lilly is an Animal Science major at Cal Poly! When Lilly isn't in class or working, she loves to spend time with her 3-legged dog (and best friend!) Baxter!

Giselle Sosa

Resort Host

Giselle is a student at Cuesta majoring in Small Business. She has always had a dog around in her life and always enjoys spending time with and getting to know the dogs at THPR!

Carlos Orosco

Resort Host

Carlos enjoys being around all the different types of dogs at Thousand Hills. He also enjoys having fun with all his coworkers!

Alexis Patterson

Resort Host

About Alexis coming soon!

Hannah Beneroff

Resort Host

About Hannah coming soon!