Born and raised in Beverly, Massachusetts, just north of Boston, Deanna got her start bartending at the Barrel House American Bar, a well regarded cocktail and whiskey bar. At Barrel House she discovered a love for hospitality and a passion for craft cocktails and mixology. She finds joy in making her guests happy and believes that as long as you’re having fun behind the bar, you’re doing it right! Although she was a relative newcomer to bartending, she took part in last seasons Speed Rack competition in Boston, where she competed against some of the best women bartenders in the Northeast, making it all the way to the final round! Deanna takes pride in what she does, and is continuously pushing herself and expanding her knowledge with an aim of continued growth and excellence in the hospitality business.