THE WAY WE WORK
We are creating a home brand built for a new consumer. We believe your space should share your story and values - exceptional product, unique origins, and ethical sourcing. Each of these qualities is woven into the St. Frank home to provide a beautiful and sophisticated aesthetic while harnessing the power of business to create sustainable social change.
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INSIDE THE WORKSHOP
meet the team
St. Frank is made possible through a collaboration of our staff, advisors, suppliers, and artisan partners. Please see our careers page if you are interested in joining our team.
Co-Founder, CEO, & Creative Director
Christina founded St. Frank in 2013 to marry her passion for art and design with a desire to support economic opportunity to makers in under-resourced settings. Prior to St. Frank, Christina worked in both international development and the arts, including social-impact consulting with FSG, health system strengthening in Rwanda with Partners In Health, and development with New York’s Museum of Modern Art. Christina holds a B.A. in Art History from the University of Virginia, an M.A. in Education from Stanford University, and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Co-Founder & COO
Steph joined St. Frank to build a company based on her passion for connecting people in low and middle-income countries to markets to create change. She has worked in social enterprise strategy with REDF/Goodwill of Silicon Valley and in the impact investing ecosystem with Impact Investment Exchange Asia (IIX). Steph started her career in asset management at AllianceBernstein. She holds a B.S. in Operations Research and Engineering from Cornell University, and an M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Erin is a true creative who weaves our visual brand elements together to tell a compelling story. She has previously worked with NYC-based interior design firms and textile studios to produce visual content, marketing materials, and custom rug & textile designs. She developed a deep love for textiles early in her education and has been an avid collector of handmade and vintage finds for years. She holds a B.F.A. from the State University of New York in Textile Design.
Buying & Planning
Valerie’s years of experience spent as a buyer and planner is an evolution sparked by a true love for the remarkable exchange that comes from sharing an object's story. Her experience spans a range of large department stores and luxury brands, including Macy's Home Store, Gilt Groupe, and Zola. She holds a B.A. in English Literature from San Francisco State University.
Becca is a self-proclaimed textile nerd, an interest instilled in her at an early age by her quilt-making mother. Coming from a fine arts background, she is passionate about process and finds inspiration in the textile techniques practiced by different cultures around the world. Becca worked for ABC Carpet & Home for nine years in visual merchandising, social media, and product development. She holds a BA in Studio Art from Pomona College and and AAS in Textile Design from FIT.
Production & Fulfillment
Tiy manages every detail of customer packaging and delivery and assists in the selection and logistics of our one-of-a-kind and contemporary handmade collection. Her prior experience span various luxury retail brands, including Shinola and Wolford, in visual merchandising and sales. Tiy brings a passion for superb customer service and an eye for detail. She holds a B.A. in Liberal Studies with a minor in Africana Studies from San Francisco State University.
Daisy manages the needs of our customers to ensure the highest level of service. Through her past work as a multimedia journalist on Capitol Hill, Daisy honed her communication skills and love for writing. As the daughter of a graphic designer and painter, Daisy was raised in a creative household and has a lifelong love for art and design. Working with customers at St. Frank, flows her to blend her education and personal passions. Daisy is a recent graduate from the University of Maryland holding a B.A. in Journalism and a minor in History.
Jayda’s passion for art and design began at an early age - taking summer courses in fashion design at FIT and working at a local fabric retailer. She is driven to see beauty in others and bring beautiful products to people. Her background includes graphic design, user-interface design, and social media marketing with a non-profit cancer research organization. Jayda hold a BFA from Montclair State University.
join our team
At St. Frank, we subscribe to a set of beliefs that help guide how we work, play, and problem solve together. If these resonate for you, there just might be a role with your name on it.view opportunities