Originally and east Michigan girl, Haley attended Western Michigan University with 2 Bachelors Degrees and has since settled in Kalamazoo. In addition to being a linker with Lakuna, she works full time as a senior recruiter and loves helping people find and follow their passions. When she's not working, you can find her relaxing with her dog and spending time with her friends and family.
Haley's favorite thing about Lakuna Links is never having to take it off. The aesthetic is times and instantly elevates any outfit. The brand is much more than just jewelry; it creates an experience for customers and the community and gives back along the way!
Meet Arin! She was born and raised in the Portage/Kalamazoo area. She was a nurse in the Emergency Department for severals years and now works as a school nurse for Portage Public Schools. Arin is a dog and cat mom to a black lab named Crew and a cute cat named Mila. She spends her spare time with her friends and family. She loves any environment where she is able to chat and build new relationships.
Arin chose to pursue Lakuna because she am passionate about women empowerment. She's thrilled to support and be a part of a woman-owned business AND empower others by wearing beautiful sleek jewelry.
Jenn has lived along the lake shore for most of her life. She spent time in East Lansing while attending MSU - GO SPARTANS! After graduation Jenn moved to Columbus, Ohio for a few years before returning to Norton Shores. Jenn is a mom to a teenager who keeps her busy. She is a recruiter in the finance industry. Jenn loves beach days, spending time with family and friends, traveling and a good Colleen Hoover book. Jenn loves Lakuna Links for it’s polished simplicity. She also loves the opportunity Lakuna is giving her to become an entrepreneur.
Tina put down roots in Grand Rapids after falling in love with the west side of the state during her time at Western Michigan University. She teaches 2nd grade and has a passion for working with children. When she’s not teaching, she’s hiking, kayaking, at the beach, creating, or spending time with her beloved pets and family! Tina enjoys channeling her creativity through various outlets, including jewelry. She not only enjoys Lakuna Links for the linking experience and quality of jewelry, but for the versatility of the jewelry. Whether dressing down or dressing up, our links go with any outfit!
Missy was born and raised in the Grand Rapids area but now calls Norton Shores home. She is a wife and mother to 2 teenagers. She is an entrepreneur who recently opened a women’s clothing boutique on the lake shore, Wahine. When she is not managing Wahine, Missy loves traveling with her family, all things fall - especially Thanksgiving, and cooking with her husband. Missy loves that Lakuna Links makes jewelry elegant and easy. The quality and customization can’t be beat. Most of all she loves the bond that is created when you get linked with your loved ones.
Gretchen was born & raised in the small town of Gaylord, before she ventured down to the west side of the state to start her family. She’s currently a stay at home mom of two boys that loves to stay busy and enjoys meeting new people. You can find Gretchen enjoys shopping, planning events and spending time with friends and family in her spare time. Since building relationships is an important aspect of her life, being a linker is a perfect fit!
Gretchen loves Lakuna Links because it’s timeless. Not to mention, the potential for growth and the ability to support a unique, small business!
Meet Cat! Born and raised in small town mid-Michigan, where I currently reside with my husband, Meet Cat! Born and raised in a small town in mid-Michigan where she lives with her husband, 2 kids, and 2 dogs. She works full time in the Human Services Field and also co-owns a women’s’ clothing boutique, Camo and Neon with her best friend. Her love of fashion and shopping started in middle school. One of her greatest joys is helping women find that right piece that makes them feel fabulous. In her free time, she enjoys watching her children play sports and traveling especially to Northern Michigan.
Cat chose to pursue Lakuna Links because it is another facet of fashion that she’s very interested in being a part of. She also loves that it’s a woman-owned business and that it provides an additional opportunity to get out and meet new people. And who doesn’t love a timeless piece of jewelry?