MEET THE TEAM
We are also extremely grateful to our family and friends who donate their time and talent to support The Little Market!
Lauren co-founded The Little Market to give female artisans around the world the opportunity to sell their handmade goods to a broader market.
Hannah Skvarla is the co-founder of The Little Market. To source fair trade products for The Little Market she has visited artisans in Bolivia, India, Guatemala, Mexico, Morocco, Nepal, Peru, and Thailand.
Director of Operations
Prior to joining The Little Market, Caitlin worked at the international non-profit Human Rights Watch for eight years, supporting the organization’s fundraising and advocacy efforts. Caitlin has an MBA from UCLA and a BA in International Relations from USC.
Customer Service Specialist
Kalynn received her BA in Sociology from the University of Puget Sound, which inspired her to get more involved in the global community. She has spent the last 6 years working for the Walt Disney Company in Customer Services and has gained an appreciation for others' needs.
Product Development Coordinator
Edurne received her AA in Fashion Design and BS in Business Management from FIDM. As the Product Development Coordinator for The Little Market, she is able to combine both her passions for creativity and business while helping others.
Misha received his BA in Sociology from UC Davis and went on to become an advocate for survivors of domestic violence. After taking time to travel abroad, he joined The Little Market team to continue his efforts to empower women all over the world.
After receiving her BA in Graphic Design, Marisa has continually sought opportunities to share her creativity with others. She is excited to be a part of The Little Market and to use her skills and passion for a meaningful cause.
Market Experience Manager
For more than a decade, Gen has worked in e-commerce and marketing, creating meaningful shopping experiences. Her goal is to connect people with fair trade handmade products to enrich their lives, and in turn improve the lives of artisans.
As production coordinator Monica loves working with artisans from around the world. She has her BS in Business Administration and BA in Spanish from Chapman University.
As warehouse manager, Vany's customer service experience intersects with her passion for handmade products. She ensures that our valued customers receive their orders in a timely manner. She loves music, traveling and spending time with her son.
Amulya received her BA in Business Journalism from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is from the Outer Banks and India. She gained recent marketing experience at Paveya, the Reese News Lab, and UNICEF at Carolina. She is inspired by The Little Market's mission and is grateful for the opportunity to pursue her passion for helping others.
----- Photographers & Videographers -----
Valorie Darling is an LA based photographer whose work can be found in all the latest blogs and magazines. She is focused on human rights issues and committed to empowering women, which is why she is so grateful to be working with The Little Market!
Photographer + Videographer
Jacob is a photographer & videographer based in Amsterdam. He believes in visual mediums' power to inspire change.
Yoni Goldberg is an LA based photographer/cinematographer. As a longtime friend of The Little Market's co-founders, he is proud to have the opportunity to travel the world and join their mission while visiting artisans around the world.
----- Meet the Models -----
Ana & Jax