Meet Melissa Flashman

Mel is a literary agent representing best-selling and award-winning authors including Stephanie Danler, Kristin Dombek, Kate Zambreno, and others. She’s prepping for a renovation of her Clinton Hill Apartment, in a building commissioned by the U.S. Navy to house workers and officers at their nearby Brooklyn Navy Yard during WW2.

Meet Maura Walters

Maura Kutner Walters is an award-winning journalist who is currently an editor at New York Magazine's The Cut. Maura has held features editor roles at Town & Country and Harper's Bazaar and was the deputy editor of Bloomberg Pursuits and New York Magazine's special issues. 

Meet Lisa Mayock

Lisa oversees design and product development at MONOGRAM, the graphic tee company she co-founded with her husband, Jeff. She has been recognized through numerous industry accolades for her design, and was previously the co-founder of Vena Cava. Lisa is a mother of two boys and lives in Clinton Hill.

Meet Paige Polk

Paige is a Brooklyn-based poetry teacher and filmmaker. Currently pursuing her master’s degree in Media Studies at Pratt, her work explores the intersection of art and advocacy, where the political and the creative coexist, unpacking gender, heritage, and sexuality with multimedia storytelling.

Meet Angie Venezia

Angie is the Publicity Manager for Vintage & Anchor Books at Penguin Random House. Originally from Los Angeles, she moved to NYC after graduating from college in Oregon to pursue a career in book publishing. She lives in East Williamsburg with her fiancé and their dog, Shelby.

Meet Zan Goodman

Zan Goodman is the design director of Chandelier Creative and a native New Yorker. She has worked on a wide range of fashion, beauty and lifestyle brands, including Adidas, Bottega Veneta, Moda Operandi, Moët Hennessy, and Target, and has designed books for Rizzoli and Penguin. She lives in Greenpoint.

Meet Sara Radin

Sara is a writer, curator, and the Youth Culture Editor for WGSN. She is the co-founder of It's Not Personal, a collaborative project, growing anthology and collective inspired by the female dating experience. She lives in Greenpoint.

Meet Rawan Rihani

Rawan is the founder of Aurora Botanica, a floral art studio where she specializes in creating work with a dreamy, serene and wild aesthetic. Next year, Rawan will begin offering sacred flower bouquets inspired by sacred herbs and wildflowers, as well as launching an inspired clothing line called Aurora Vestita.

Meet Daryl Oh

Daryl Oh is a photographer, entrepreneur, and founder of Holyrad Studio. As a WOC, Daryl is dedicated to creating safe spaces for the other, by the other. Holyrad Studio aims to operate outside of outdated systems of the creative industry through bolstering young, enterprising creatives.

Meet Olivia La Roche

Olivia is the co-founder of contemporary vintage retailer Petra Von Kant. Calling on her eclectic background in creative content to produce unique collaborations across the fashion industry, she steps into multiple freelance roles and wears the hat of strategist, curator, writer, and sometimes model.