People

Even this lovely website can’t convey the (often revelatory) feeling of sitting at a table and talking to us.

The thing about us is, we are in fact people. We’re creative, but we’re not “creatives.” We’re professional, but we’re not “professionals.” We listen, we pay attention, we care about things beyond (sometimes way beyond) the traditional boundaries of our field—because our clients exist beyond the boundaries of our field. We’re pretty much a tiny, high-functioning liberal arts college.

Tom Sternal

Tom Sternal

President

Heather Mather

Heather Mather

Senior Vice President

Rob Bywater

Rob Bywater

Senior Associate, Editorial Director

Jenn Galvin

Jenn Galvin

Senior Associate, Creative Director

Abigail Henry

Abigail Henry

Consulting Director

Mary Donnelly

Mary Donnelly

Project Director

Jean Lee

Jean Lee

Design and Production Manager

Cathleen Bell

Cathleen Bell

Research Director

Joe Tomcho

Joe Tomcho

Filmmaker