Co-Founder & CEO
After earning degrees in Finance and Marketing at University of Central Florida, Devir ventured into a career in marketing and retention analytics. Being an entrepreneur at heart, he saw an opportunity to use his experience to improve inefficiencies in the multi-family pet space and founded Bark Buildings.
Co-Founder & COO
Prior to Bark Buildings, Danit spent a decade building a career in experiential marketing. She led operations & account management on countless National tours and campaigns, and strongly believes in building brand affinity through unique brand experiences and consumer-first thinking. Bark Buildings alongside her brother has been her most exciting and fulfilling adventure to date!
Chief Legal Counsel
Jared earned his law degree from Georgetown University before beginning his legal career at one of the largest corporate law firms in the country. He has since opened up his own firm and served as in-house counsel for a prominent real estate development company before joining Bark Buildings.
Director of Operations
Jayanne brings over 14 years of management experience in the pet care industry. Starting in day care, she managed teams across various fields of pet care including dog training, grooming, and wellness before joining Bark Buildings. She is a loving cat mom with an infectiously positive attitude, passionate about helping people and pets!
Senior Community Manager
Prior to Bark Buildings, Krystyna spent five years working as a veterinary assistant in her hometown of Brooklyn. Outside of work, she’s a hobbyist dog groomer and loves learning new styles and techniques. For now, she has the perfect doggy model to practice on - her amazing pup, Ross!
Tracie graduated from Monmouth University with a Master's in social work. A life long dog lover who volunteered in animal shelters from the age of 12, in 2015 she decided to earn a dog training certification from Catch Canine Trainers Academy. She joined Bark Buildings shortly after and dedicates her personal time working on animal welfare legislation in New Jersey.
Cat Behavior Specialist
Rachel Geller, Ed.D. is a certified Cat Behavior and Retention Specialist through the Humane Society. She has served on the Board of Directors in the role of vice-president at the Gifford Cat Shelter for 7 years and holds various certifications and executive positions with animal welfare organizations across the country.
Kat graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Science degree, concentrated in Animal Science, in 2012. She started her career at Banfield Pet Hospital as a veterinary technician and currently works as an ICU/ER veterinary technician at Animal Emergency & Referral Associates and Veterinary Emergency Group in Clifton, NJ.