Born and raised in Kalamazoo, Michigan, Alicia grew up in the family business of ready mix concrete until she headed off to Hope College in Holland, MI. Upon graduating from Hope, Alicia lived in Grand Rapids before settling into Ann Arbor with her husband Steve in 1995. They have since raised three kids who all are now out in the world using their gifts in service to others. Alicia and Steve reside in the old west side and enjoy their new role as grandparents.
Everyday Designers: Theory & Eileen Fisher
Author: Ruta Sepetys or Ruth Ware
Favorite Restaurant: Gandy Dancer
Hailing from the west side of the state, Brittany grew up in Holland and spent almost a decade in Chicago before settling in Ann Arbor with her husband, Ryan. They have two children, Jack and Josie, and a golden-doodle named Ruby.
"A women should be two things: what and who she wants."
Everyday Designers: J. Crew & Zara
Local Restaurant: Spencer
Book: A Little Life