Our fearless leader and "Great Owl", Michael is co-owner of the store. Semi-retired, he used to be a snob for depressing literary fiction, but has recently been pulled to toward the Dark Side of Reading, aka Genre Fiction.
Our beloved Burrowing Owl, Susan is co-owner of the store. When she's not in the back room "cooking the books", she's reading and recommending mysteries, romantic suspense, and fantasy.
Bookseller, editor and literary agent, Stacey certainly can claim she knows books. Which makes her perfect as our Store Manager. She'll help point you in the right direction for any type of literary need.
Sarah is our Events Manager Extraordinaire. A published author herself, she brings her love of eclectic fiction to our more than 120 author events each year. She also has great accuracy with a stuffed owl.
With an eye for display and organziation, Kristi keeps the Nest hooting along as our Operations Manager. A veteran bookseller, Kristi knows just how to help you find that fantastic new read (especially if you like science fiction and fantasy...)
If you're wanting Girl Guide Cookies, Michelle can hook you up. She enjoys history (both fiction and non) and mysteries, with an extra fondess for books in translation and is the fearless host of our HootDunnit mystery book club.
Sue is our Champion of the Short Story and a former bookstore owner. After the sale of Monkeyshines Children's Books, she decided she hadn't had enough and is now monkeying around at the Nest between her volunteering gigs.
Tina joined the Owl's Nest family through volunteering at Wordfest. With her sunny personality we just had to have her in our flock. Need a good book to leave you with all the feelings? Tina knows all the best ones. Host of the O.W.L.S. book club.
Sandy is has held the volunteer position of Receiver General for 20 years and is our Official Champion Speed Reader, known to get through three or more cosy mysteries in a single
One of our newest members of the flock, Maria has been volunteering at the Nest for some time and we just couldn't bear not to have her on staff.
Another of our finds from the Wordfest volunteer ranks, we were so impressed by Jarad's bookselling skills we just had to have him on our staff.
The newest member of our flock, Ryan brings a true passion for books and we're thrilled to have him at the Nest.