Meet The Staff


Jayme Tabuchi – Director – Fearless Leader

Jayme has called the Branson area home for  the last 40 years.  She started her journey in animal welfare in 2007 at Taney County Animal Control.  Ten years later, in 2017, she joined Branson Humane Society as the adoption center manager. Jayme has a very diverse background including banking, insurance, accounting, sales and animal control officer which has helped her grow into her current role as the Director of Branson Humane Society.

Alicia – Operations Coordinator

Alicia started working in 2012 as the manager of the downtown thrift store. This was before we even had an animal adoption center.  She is now the Operations Coordinator and manages the animal fosters and adoptions.

Vanessa – Volunteer Coordinator

Vanessa’s childhood dream was to work with animals. Instead, she entered the teaching profession and taught in Nebraska for 25 years.  After retiring and moving to this area in 2018, she began volunteering at BHS in 2019. Childhood dream finally came true.

Judy – Office Assistant 



Bailey -Kennel Tech

She started by volunteering and learning how to care for all the animals. She works part-time as a kennel tech.  She loves the kitties the best!


Maddie – Kennel Tech – with her 2 adopted puppies

She moved here with her husband from Pennsylvania to pursue a career in animal care. She started volunteering this summer and fell in love with the 2 cute pitbulls in the photo.  She adopted them and then we adopted her this fall.


Megan -Kennel Tech



Jen – Cat Tech



Megan – Groomer

Originally from Las Vegas, she started as a kennel tech shortly after graduating high school and discovered a love for grooming.  Despite a busy schedule, she always manages to find time to make our animals pretty and happy.


Tiffany  -Kennel Tech