Author Samuel (Sammy) Deutscher, Macie Jo’s owner, received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut. Sammy spent twenty-five (25) years in business and is semi-retired living in South Florida.
Co-author Kathleen (Kathy) Holmes spent twenty-five (25) years in the Information Technology sector in New York. Kathy has been in Macie’s life since she was a puppy. Kathy currently is retired and is living in South Florida.
Illustrations were created by Kathy and inspired by Sammy and originated from Sammy’s personal photos taken of his residential landscape and actual pathways during daily walks with Macie.