Our Team Our Team

Our Team

In an office like ours, the electric kettle works overtime and staff meetings are gatherings around a rainbow assortment of mugs. Maybe all that group tea consumption is why we like each other so much?

Richard

Richard

Founder & CEO

As our "Chief Tea Officer" Richard makes sure our tea is worth drinking on a daily basis, and says it's a pain because he's never satisfied. His pain is your gain, tea lovers.
Perfect Cup: Assam teas - malty, dark, and robust
Bess

Bess

National Sales Manager

If you've ever gotten a hug from us at a trade show, it was probably courtesy of Bess! She loves nurturing our relationships in the field and has been at it since 2005.
Perfect Cup: Organic Assam
Christy

Christy

Marketing Manager

Christy manages the brand and works with the sales team to bring new products to market. She most loves helping with product development, which is a fancy way of saying tasting new tea.
Perfect Cup: First flush Darjeeling
Dena

Dena

Imports & Purchasing Manager

With her exotic-sounding title, Dena plans bulk tea purchases and global shipping. She has a good head for numbers and tries to keep tea in stock. Easier said than done!
PERFECT CUP: ORGANIC TAMAYOKUCHA
Gigi

Gigi

Comptroller

Gigi puts the "p" in comptroller ... whatever that means. She's worked for Two Leaves since before it began — that's how good she is at being our "accounts payable princess" (so named by her husband).
PERFECT CUP: ORGANIC BAI MU DAN
Hannah

Hannah

Customer Care Team

Hannah deftly processes complicated wholesale orders and calmly addresses any issues that arise (not that that ever happens). Maybe it’s the adorable baby on her lap that keeps her so blissful.
PERFECT CUP: ORGANIC TURMERIC ANTIOXIDANT
Jeff

Jeff

Eastern Sales Manager

Jeff loves the people and nature in the New England area where he lives and works. A big Boston sports fan, Jeff has been a Patriots season ticket holder for 26 years.
PERFECT CUP: ORGANIC TAMAYOKUCHA
Jen

Jen

National Sales Manager

Jen spreads the word about (and taste of) our tea from her home base in New Jersey, helping cafes, restaurants, hotels and distributors make the most of their tea programs.
PERFECT CUP: ORGANIC DARJEELING
Katie

Katie

Customer Care Team

Katie was a professional dancer with Aspen Santa Fe Ballet for 13 seasons before joining our team. Transferable skills? Precision, ability to handle complex "steps", and graceful trips to the kettle.
PERFECT CUP: ORGANIC MATCHA MINT
Lindsay

Lindsay

Financial Operations Supervisor

Lindsay works with Gigi to keep our financials nice and tidy, and handles a million other tasks that fall on her desk. When she escapes to Mexico now and then, it's well deserved.
Perfect Cup: Organic Tamayokucha
Luly

Luly

Accounting Assistant

Luly works diligently processing payment and taking care of general bookkeeping tasks. She loves being out in nature and enjoys serving tea to friends, family and the world.
Perfect Cup: Organic Turmeric Antioxidant with honey and almond milk
Megan

Megan

Sales & Training Associate

Megan thrives at helping shop owners find the best products for their businesses, and she would know — she says she needs both coffee (Americano) and tea (iced green or rooibos) every day to survive.
Perfect Cup: Organic African Sunset
Tessa

Tessa

Marketing & Graphic Design Associate

Tessa is our chief Instagramer, a wiz at mastering marketing tools, and an astute designer. Originally from Chihuahua, Mexico, she says the mountains here stole her heart, and we can relate to that.
Perfect Cup: Organic Matcha Mint