Get to know the staff!

Craig Groves

Broker Owner

President, Designated Broker, Owner with over 40 years of years in the business. Has a wealth of knowledge in all subjects real-estate from developing and building to selling. Craig is also an Idaho native who enjoys spending time at his cabin in Donnelly, ID year-round. When he’s not working he is spending time with the grandkids, skiing, or playing on the lake!

Rebecca Groves


Co-owner. Becky is an Idaho native whose passions including giving back with the John L Scott Foundation, spending time with grandchildren, skiing at Brundage, or relaxing on the lake at her cabin in Donnelly, ID. She is the kindest soul, she loves to make every staff member at JLS Boise feel appreciated.

Chantyle Taylor


Operations Manager, Head TC. Chantyle has been with us for over 10 years! She is a passionate BSU fan, a wonderful mother to 4 adorable children, and her ideal day is spent surfing at one of Idaho’s amazing lakes! Her dedication to JLS Boise is unmatched, from her coaching sessions with agents, to her amazing party-planning skills for staff, Chantyle embodies what makes this brokerage special.

Elliott Groves


Operations Manager, Head of IT. Elliott has been in the real estate industry his entire life! His technical skills and hilarious personality make him a huge asset to the JLS Boise family. When he isn’t at the office he enjoys hiking with his dogs, rock climbing at Asana, and hanging out watching K-dramas with his wife!

Kalina Nelson


Transaction Coordinator. Kalina is a Boise native who enjoys everything about living in Idaho! She loves to line and swing dance, paddleboard, and check out new local businesses! Kalina is the type of person who is down for any adventure and any task, and that’s what we love about her at JLS Boise!

Debbie Baldes


Transaction Coordinator. Debbie is a real estate guru, before coming to us she ran her own real estate company in Northern California. Debbie is passionate about Idaho and everything it has to offer, she loves exploring what her new state has to offer with her family from trying out local restaurants to supporting local farmer’s markets!

Ally Dyrness

Social Media

Social Media Marketing. Ally moved to Boise from Tacoma, WA in 2015 to attend Boise State and enjoyed it here so much she decided to stay. When she is not working, she's likely finding some good food or enjoying the outdoors with her puppy.

Joise Smith


Hi there, my name is Josie Smith. I graduated from Boise State University last spring with a BFA in Graphic Design as well as a minor in Communications. With the skills I have gained I can help create custom brands, print/web graphics, visual layouts and more. I have always had an interest in the real estate/housing community which led me to fill the graphic design position at John L Scott Boise. I am excited to work with the team here to help refresh the look of marketing materials and stay up to date with the current design trends.

Jenn Davies


Account Manager. Jenn has been with JLS for over twenty years! She started as the Front Desk Coordinator and made her way all the way up to Account Management! When she isn’t in the office she’s spending time with her two children, husband, and dog adventuring all over Idaho!

Abbey Humphries

Front Desk Coordinator

Front Desk Coordinator. Abbey is an Idaho native who loves to spend my time camping, going on hikes, paddle boarding or kayaking! Abbey always up for any type of adventure she love being outside! I also really enjoy working here, and I love my coworkers!