Dean is originally from the Detroit area and previously worked in IT in the corporate world. But after meeting Jodi in 2012, and following his heart to Granville in 2013, he decided to make a major career change to Innkeeping. Dean and Jodi married in August 2014. While Dean handles the day-to-day running of the bed & breakfast and farm, Jodi maintains her branding and marketing business in Granville.
Jodi moved to Granville in 2003 from downtown Columbus, and is very active in the community running a business incubator and coworking non-profit, and past service on the Board of Directors for the Granville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Board of the Granville Arts Commission. “We continue building strong ties to local businesses and farms, to offer the Orchard House as an example for local sourcing and promotion.”