Cassandra Wassenaar, LVT

Boarding Director

Cassie joined the AMC team in 2017. She is a 2008 graduate of Pima Medical Institute. Cassie worked at our adjoining hospital as a part of the nursing team for a couple years before moving over to manage our boarding kennel. Along with managing our team, Cassie’s medical experience allows her to offer additional care and monitoring to pets staying with us.

Cassie lives in Goose Creek with her husband, Larry and their 2 dogs and 7 cats. In her time away from work, Cassie enjoys video games and gardening.

Kiersten Ranly

Boarding Assistant Manager/Playcare Counselor




Kiersten joined the Biscuit team in 2019. Along with being our assistant manager, Kiersten is also one of our playcare counselors. She lives in Moncks Corner with her husband, Nic and their pets, Dogs: Zelda and Riley and cats:Miko, Navi, and Beans. In her free time Kiersten likes swimming, zip lining, and dancing without rhythm(mostly square dancing).


 Desiree Garcia

Playcare /Kennel care team


Desiree joined the AMC team in 2020. She has been working in the veterinary world for the past 8 years in one form or another and has done everything from reception and nursing to grooming, training, and boarding. She currently shares her time between our hospital and boarding teams.  Desiree is in school part time working on a degree in business. When she is not at work she is usually spending time with her family or drawing on her Ipad. She lives in Goose Creek with her husband, Allen and children, Christopher, Aiden, and Aneliese.

Crissie Howell





Crissie joined the biscuit team in 2019. She has been grooming dogs of all sizes for 13 years. Crissie is originally from New Jersey and moved to Summerville, SC to enjoy the warm weather and beaches. Her hobbies away from work include fishing, hiking, and family game night.