Joanne "Jo" Bardsley, Retail Store Manager
"My favorite FireFly cheese? I simply can't pick!! I love all my children equally. My other American favorites are Bayley Hazen Blue and Point Reyes Bay Blue -- I love blue cheese, and any italian-inspired cheeses!"
"I love music and movies! My favorite artists: Sting, Freddie Mercury and Andrea Bocelli. On the big screen: Cary Grant & Katherine Hepburn."
When I'm not selling cheese I love to tend to my vegetable & perennial gardens -- while drinking a little wine. Family fits in between everything.
Tyler Opel, Assistant Store Manager
"My favorite FireFly cheese is MountainTop -- I love it at all its stages of ripeness. And my other American favorite: Saxon's Big Ed's Gouda."
"My favorite musical artist -- Zac Brown Band."
"When I am not selling cheese I like to play sports and spend time in the Garrett County outdoors!"
Doug Stanton, Cheesemonger
"My favorite FireFly cheese is MountainTop -- I love it! And, when I'm not eating FireFly cheese I go for Hook's Blue Paradise or Sartori's Bellavitano Expresso."
"I love artists of all sorts. My favorite musical artists are Ricki Lee Jones, and David Byrne. The visual artist I most enjoy is Marc Chagall. And for reading, I go to William Faulkner."
"When I am not selling cheese I love to travel -- Southeast Asia and Portugal especially. I love to sit in my hammock and drink a glass of wine too!"
Samantha "Sam" Stumpf, Cheesemonger
"My favorite FireFly cheeses are MountainTop and Cabrita. My other American favorite is from a small farm here in our region: Coulter Farms Gruyere."
"I love the visual arts best. I enjoy Eva Hesse's work a great deal."
"When I am not selling cheese I like to ride my bike and make my own art. Check it out here!"
Stacy Gaither, Cheesemonger
"My favorite FireFly Farms cheese is the Allegheny Chèvre -- I love to cook with it and enjoy its clean fresh taste. When I'm not eating chèvre, I love Sartori's Bellavitano Expresso."
"My favorite musical artist is Halsey. Period."
When I am not selling cheese, I enjoy doing crafts. I like painting and scrap booking."