Team


Passionate. Creative. And full of heart.
Meet the inspiring people behind Compendium.

Amelia
Amelia
Amelia

Amelia

Senior Editor

“...I would always rather be happy than dignified…”

—Charlotte Bronte

Amy
Amy
Amy

Amy

Customer Service Specialist

"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them."

- Walt Disney

Andrea
Andrea
Andrea

Andrea

Warehouse Assistant Manager, EDI Coordinator

“If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.”

—Katharine Hepburn

Angeline
Angeline
Angeline

Angeline

Marketing Manager

"Anything less than the best is a felony."

- Vanilla Ice

Annie B.
Annie B.
Annie B.

Annie B.

Wholesale Channel Coordinator

"The more you know, the more you can create. There's no end to imagination..."

- Julia Child

Annie G.
Annie G.
Annie G.

Annie G.

Associate Account Manager

“The adventure of life is to learn. The purpose of life is to grow. The nature of life is to change. The challenge of life is to overcome. The essence of life is to care. The opportunity of life is to serve. The secret of life is to dare. The spice of life is to befriend. The beauty of life is to give.”

- William Arthur Ward

Ashley
Ashley
Ashley

Ashley

National Account Manager

“…the time shall come when all men... will think on the murder of animals as now they think on the murder of men.”

- Dimitri Merejkowski

Brooke
Brooke
Brooke

Brooke

Warehouse Shipping Supervisor

“The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.”

- Michael Altshuler

Carin
Carin
Carin

Carin

Director of Sales

“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and then go do that. Because what the world needs is more people who have come alive.”

- Howard Thurman

Carly
Carly
Carly

Carly

Wholesale Channel Sales

“Being happy isn’t having everything in your life be perfect. Maybe it's about stringing together all the little things.”

- Delia Ephron

Chau
Chau
Chau

Chau

Customer Service Specialist

“I believe in two things. One, ghosts and two, there’s somebody out there for everyone.”

- Michael Bolton

Chelsea
Chelsea
Chelsea

Chelsea

Designer

“Everything you can imagine is real.”

- Pablo Picasso

Chris
Chris
Chris

Chris

Production & Fulfillment

“What we do in life echoes in eternity.”

- David Franzoni, John Logan, and William Nicholson

Cindy
Cindy
Cindy

Cindy

Editor, Wholesale/Sales & Marketing

“Love has come to rule and transform; stay awake, my heart, stay awake.”

- Rumi

Cruz
Cruz
Cruz

Cruz

Production & Fulfillment

“Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.”

- Eric Roth

Dan
Dan
Dan

Dan

Founder

“Instead of asking, 'What can I get from life?,' watch what happens when you ask, 'What can I give?'”

—The 1 Book

David
David
David

David

Production & Fulfillment

“Failure is not an option.”

- Gene Kranz

Deeanna
Deeanna
Deeanna

Deeanna

Production & Fulfillment

“Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown.”

- Charles De Gaulle

DJ
DJ
DJ

DJ

Material Handling & Fulfillment

“And in the end it is not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years.”

- Unknown

Ellen
Ellen
Ellen

Ellen

Operations Support Specialist

“…one of the oldest and most generous tricks the universe plays on us human beings, both for its own amusement and for ours: The Universe buries strange jewels deep within us all, and then stands back to see if we can find them.” —Elizabeth Gilbert

Emily
Emily
Emily

Emily

Designer

“…the world is incomprehensibly beautiful—an endless prospect of magic and wonder.”

- Ansel Adams

Helen
Helen
Helen

Helen

Lead Production Artist - The Finisher

“Who looks outside dreams; who looks inside awakes.”

- Carl Jung

Hunter
Hunter
Hunter

Hunter

Production & Fulfillment

“I’m not telling you it’s going to be easy, I’m telling you it’s going to be worth it.”

- Art


Ivan
Ivan
Ivan

Ivan

Production & Fulfillment

“Enjoy life, no matter how young or old.”

- Personal Motto


Jason
Jason
Jason

Jason

Warehouse Manager

“Learn from yesterday. Live for today. Hope for tomorrow.”

- Unknown

Jessica P.
Jessica P.
Jessica P.

Jessica P.

Designer

“Shy people have long shadows, where they keep much of their beauty hidden from intruders’ eyes. Shy people remind us of the mystery of life that cannot be simply explained or expressed. They invite us to reverent and respectful friendships and to a wordless being together in love.”

- Henri Nouwen

Jessica S.
Jessica S.
Jessica S.

Jessica S.

Senior Account Manager

“...I don’t have to be perfect. All I have to do is show up and enjoy the messy, imperfect, and beautiful journey of my life.”

- Kerry Washington

Jill
Jill
Jill

Jill

Senior Designer

“We are mosaics—pieces of light, love, history, stars—glued together with magic and music and words.”

- Anita Krizzan

Jim
Jim
Jim

Jim

COO/CFO

“A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.”

- Henry Ford

Justine
Justine
Justine

Justine

Designer

“People think that design is styling. Design is not style. It’s not about giving shape to the shell and not giving a damn about the guts. Good design is a renaissance attitude that combines technology, cognitive science, human need, and beauty to produce something that the world didn’t know it was missing.”

- Paola Antonelli

Katie
Katie
Katie

Katie

Production & Fulfillment

“Anyone who says they have only one life to live must not know how to read a book.”

- Unknown

Kelsey
Kelsey
Kelsey

Kelsey

Marketing Specialist

“Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!”

- Dr. Seuss

Kim
Kim
Kim

Kim

Production & Fulfillment

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.”

- Helen Keller

Kimberly
Kimberly
Kimberly

Kimberly

Sales & Marketing Editor

“Some things have to be believed to be seen.”

- Ralph Hodgson

Kobi
Kobi
Kobi

Kobi

President & CEO

“Looking back over a lifetime, you see that love was the answer to everything.”

- Ray Bradbury


Kristin
Kristin
Kristin

Kristin

Associate Editor

“Stung by the splendour of a sudden thought…"

- Robert Browning

Mackenzie
Mackenzie
Mackenzie

Mackenzie

Production & Fulfillment

“Life is like the ocean. It can be calm or still, and rough or rigid, but in the end, it is always beautiful.”

- Unknown

Megan
Megan
Megan

Megan

Managing Art Director

“I realized many years ago that I was no good at purses, and for quite a while, I managed to do without one.”

- Nora Ephron

Melissa B.
Melissa B.
Melissa B.

Melissa B.

Graphic Designer

“A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.”

- Greek Proverb

Melissa C.
Melissa C.
Melissa C.

Melissa C.

Inventory Analyst

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.”

- Dr. Seuss

Moira
Moira
Moira

Moira

Marketing Coordinator

“If you can dream it, you can do it.”

- Walt Disney

Morgan
Morgan
Morgan

Morgan

Wholesale Channel Sales Coordinator

“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.”

- Maya Angelou

Nancy
Nancy
Nancy

Nancy

Managing Editor

“Wisdom does not come from the discovery of truth but rather is a by-product of the search for truth.”

- Theodore Paul Waddell I

Nicola
Nicola
Nicola

Nicola

Production Designer

“Never underestimate the healing power of silliness and absurdity.”

- Steve Maraboli

Olivia
Olivia
Olivia

Olivia

Production Coordinator

“You know who you are, so let yourself be her now. It’s okay to be smart and ambitious and curious and not terribly cool.”

- Cheryl Strayed

Ramona
Ramona
Ramona

Ramona

Warehouse Floor Supervisor

“They may forget what you said—but they will never forget how you made them feel.”

- Carl W. Buehner

Renee
Renee
Renee

Renee

Chief Marketing Officer

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Rondi
Rondi
Rondi

Rondi

Digital Media Strategist & Online Content Writer

“Wake up and smell the breath of adventure!”

- Kjersti Gedde

Rustin
Rustin
Rustin

Rustin

Production & Fulfillment

“He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much...”

- Bessie Anderson Stanley


Ruth
Ruth
Ruth

Ruth

Editor

“Don’t gobblefunk around with words.”

- Roald Dahl

Sam
Sam
Sam

Sam

National Account Coordinator

“Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.”

- Roald Dahl

Sarah Marie
Sarah Marie
Sarah Marie

Sarah Marie

Production Manager

“I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.”

- Albery Einstein

Sarah P.
Sarah P.
Sarah P.

Sarah P.

National Account Coordinator

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Shannon
Shannon
Shannon

Shannon

Production Coordinator

“Love is my weapon. Music is my religion. Peace is in my soul.”

- Unknown

Sheila
Sheila
Sheila

Sheila

Project Manager

“To see a World in a Grain of Sand
And a Heaven in a Wild Flower
Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand
And Eternity in an hour.”

- William Blake

Steve
Steve
Steve

Steve

Design Manager, National Accounts

“He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.”

- Jim Elliot

Talon
Talon
Talon

Talon

Production & Fulfillment

“At the end of this day, one shall stand, one shall fall.”

- Ehren Kruger

Tammy
Tammy
Tammy

Tammy

Marketing Director

“Person by person, moment to moment, as we love, we change the world.”

- Samahria Lyte Kaufman

Terry
Terry
Terry

Terry

Production & Fulfillment

“Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”

- The Golden Rule

Tina
Tina
Tina

Tina

Production & Fulfillment

“I'm a firm believer that the truth will always come out. You might as well save yourself the energy and just be honest from the start.”

- Unknown

Toni
Toni
Toni

Toni

Controller

“Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.”

- Unknown

Tote
Tote
Tote

Tote

Director of Operations

“I love you, Dad.”

- Caden & Carson Yamada