Sophie Wedd

Sophie is the owner of Sophie Wedd Design. Her services include branding, graphic design (web, packaging, print) consultancy and marketing. She has a knack for crafting distinct logos and typography by hand, which is inspired by her deep love of combining old-school and contemporary techniques and inspiration. Sophie was raised on a farm in Philmont with her seven younger siblings, and graduated from Pratt Institute after attending Hawthorne Valley.

Debra Gitterman

Debra has many areas of expertise. She translates books, does web development and is a creative writer. You’ll find her at her homemade, portable standing desk or jumping on her mini trampoline to get the creative juices flowing.


Jordan Walker

Jordan currently lives in Hawthorne Valley and works as the Enrollment and Communications Coordinator at the Primrose Hill School in Rhinebeck, NY.  He is the Co-Founder and Artistic Director for the New Forms Project, an on-going social sculpture piece that has produced a wide variety of creative projects across the U.S. and around the world.  He is a trained Waldorf teacher, DJ and father of an amazing little two year old.



Joe Keenan

Joe Keenan leads Adaptive Media Strategies, a digital consultancy dedicated to helping businesses and nonprofits leverage their digital assets, content and technology to build loyal, engaged audiences. Joe focuses on three practice areas: digital product development, including content development; digital team productivity; and performance analytics systems for content and marketing analysis. He partners with other consultants and digital agencies to deliver turnkey solutions for clients.