Co-Founder, Lead Web Designer & Head of Digital Strategy at Tiny Blue Sky
Gretchen is co-founder and lead web designer and strategist for Tiny Blue Sky. She has 15+ years of web design, branding and digital marketing experience and an established record of producing award-winning work that drives business.
Gretchen started her career in the nonprofit sector and has continued to work with nonprofit organizations for the last 15+ years. She served on the board of directors as board co-chair and marketing co-chair for the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Grand Rapids from 2009 - 2012.
She opened the doors of DeVault Design (now Tiny Blue Sky) in 2005 and has worked with over a hundred businesses and nonprofit organizations. She is passionate about helping businesses and nonprofits grow through their websites and branding.
Gretchen is also a business expert and shares her love of all things entrepreneurship as co-host of Lean the F*ck Out a weekly podcast for female entrepreneurs.
She is also a singer/songwriter and guitarist for indie pop band The Icicles (along with her husband Zane), shoegazer band Voluptuous Panic and LA-Based indie pop band The Francine Odysseys. Her music has been licensed in commercials for Motorola and Target, as well as several independent films.