Job Opportunities

Our History

Join the BUTTERFLY Coach family and deliver world-class private and business transportation.  

We’re currently looking for experienced drivers with a passion for transportation. We take pride in our customer service and only hire the best. Here are a few qualities we’re looking for: 

  • 5+ years experience

  • No driving offenses

  • Technologically advanced

  • Knowledge of Oregon local attractions, wineries and local restaurants in Yamhill County

  • Ability to drive 100+ miles to and from destinations

Please contact our office if you have questions about the hiring process. We will perform a background & DMV records check for past driving offenses. 

Our Team

Who We Are

Leanna Gautney

Owner and Manager of BUTTERFLY Coach. Mentor Coach & driver for Butterfly Coach tours in Yamhill County and the Pacific West coast region

Jay Gautney

Owner, Security Director, Travel Advisor & driver for Private Jeep tours in the Pacific West Coast regions. 

A Ride and A Guide

As a visitor, resident, or business traveler, you need to be certain places at certain times. BUTTERFLY Coach is an independent transportation and coaching company that gives residents and travelers in McMinnville, Oregon; a ride and a guide.

Some of our perks include a private coach with area knowledge of Oregon coast, vineyards, wines, local history and sites, plus attractions and events. We can provide interesting perspectives on business and personal wellness, with a deep rooted understanding; in organizational leadership and sustainable natural outlook on life. Coaches just get you where you want to be!

Water, Internet connectivity, and charging stations available on all our trips & tours. Your gadgets will work without a problem when you ride with BUTTERFLY Coach. 


Leanna started Country Critters Pet Sitters (CCPS). The company began its first transportation service to vets & groomers, created for pet sit clients in Oregon and Washington State.

The business grew quickly and in just 6 years, CCPS went from 2 to 185 clients. Expanding to Oregon, California, and Hawaii, they also received recognition in Pet Sitters International Magazine.

Kuleana Business Consluting (KBC) opened in Hawaii, as a personalized professional service for business owners, which soon expanded to include coaching in professional & personal wellness.

After 10 years in business, the family retires from Navy life and moves back to McMinnville, Oregon. Both local businesses are soon recognized as a providers of valued professional and personal services to humand and pets in Yamhill County.

​BUTTERFLY Coach was born! KBC experienced a butterfly effect and was transformed into a three dimentional coaching service. Now offering services in private transportation for trips and tours, RV Rental opportunities, professional consulting, and personal coaching.


  • Jay and Leanna have been married since 1990; with three adult children, two grandchildren.

  • Leanna enlisted in the military for 8 years
  • Leanna has 15+ years of professional career in government, civilian, and non-profit organizations.
  • Currently owners of a few businesses: Country Critters Pet Sitters, BUTTERFLY Coach & The Critter Cafe.
  • Leanna has Business Degrees in Administration and  Management and Organizational Leadership from George Fox University.
  • She is attending Naturopathic School in Portland for her Masters in Nutrition & plans to graduate in 2021
  • Leanna has over 20 years of study in natural medicine, health, and nutrition - soon opening a vegetarian pet cafe in McMinnville.
  • She also served on the Board of Directors for the Non-Profit Homeward Bound Pets, No-kill shelter, active with Affordable housing committee and other civic matters concerning the city of McMinnville
  • In 2019, she was installed on the Budget Committee for the City of McMinnville

  • Jay retired with 26 years in the NavyJay completed his Masters degree in Emergency Management in 2018; a trained Emergency Responder & has worked as a Federal Officer for over 20 years
  • Members of Church on the Hill, McMinnville Chamber of Commerce, Non Commisioned Officers Association, American Legion and Rotary International