Meet Our Team

Meet Tessa.

What do you do at Hattie Rex?

 I'm the boss lady. I design new products and create one-of-a-kind pieces. I dream, set goals, and make decisions.

What did you do pre-Hattie?

In my former life, I was a high school Spanish teacher.

Where's home? 

Currently, downtown Bozeman, Montana. Previously, Missouri and North Carolina.

What's your favorite Hattie product?

Currently, these turquoise rings.

What's your favorite dinosaur?

T-Rex for his badass ferociousness.

What's your hidden talent?

Celebrating. And making guacamole.

What's your spirit animal?

A fawn. She reminds me to be gentle with myself and others. It's a necessary counterpart to the T-Rex.

What makes you feel alive?

Being outside, in the woods, with sunshine.

Who (or what or where) warms your heart?

 Sofia, every day.

Ceel, Hattie Rex Operations Coordinator

Meet Cassandra.  AKA Ceel.

 

What do you do at Hattie Rex?

I am the Operations Coordinator which means I get to do a little of everything from computers to power tools and everything in-between.

What did you do pre-Hattie?

Barista and all-around coffee snob. I have toned this down somewhat since Hattie came into my life, I think.

Where's home?

Montana.

What's your favorite Hattie product?

At the moment...probably the Chevron and Chevron Stratus necklaces.

What's your favorite dinosaur?

T-Rex, always and forever!

What's your hidden talent?

Fine artworks created in Microsoft Paint Program, the older the version the better.

What's your spirit animal?

Raccoon! (aka Trash Pandas)

What makes you feel alive?

Thunder Storms.

Who (or what or where) warms your heart?

Raccoons. Montana. All dogs. Some cats. Making things. Friends. Family. Mountains. Videos of when a Military person comes home and their dog is so excited to see them. Whiskey.

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Meet Julia.

What do you do a Hattie Rex?

I help create the funky jewelry we carry, as well as the graphic design projects here and there.

What did you do pre-Hattie?

Luckily, Hattie allows me to do all the fun things I did pre-Hattie -metalsmithing, graphic design and being a student. Working here has definitely helped me step up my jewelry making game. 

Where's home?

I was born and raised in Missoula, MT, but Bozeman has become my true home since I moved here three years ago.

What's your favorite Hattie product?

The Rocket Pet Tag. I love it so much I had one made for my family's adorable pup, Kadon.

What's your favorite dinosaur?

Rex, from Toy Story.

What's your hidden talent?

Napping anytime anywhere.

What's your spirit animal?

Definitely a cat. 

What makes you feel alive?

Waking up from a nap.

Who (or what or where) warms your heart?

Receiving mail, and homemade banana bread!

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Meet Jessica.

What do you do at Hattie Rex?

Customer Coordinator- AKA your friendly face your see/hear from everyday

What did you do pre-Hattie?

I am all Hattie Rex by day, Independent Fashion Consultant by night! But most importantly, I am a mom of two crazy humans and two docile fur balls. 

Where's home?

I grew up in Michigan, aka the Mitten. But became a "Bozeman Lifer" after moving here for college 18 years ago. 

What's your favorite Hattie product?

Everything....seriously. I am going to have to pay Hattie to work here. 

What's your favorite dinosaur?

Always been a fan of the pterodactyl. 

What's your hidden talent?

Being a MOM. Which means staying completely sane in stressful situations with little to no sleep...but only sometimes. :) 

What's your spirit animal?

A palomino. Kind, gentle, fierce....blonde. 

What makes you feel alive?

Getting outside with my family. 

Who (or what or where) warms your heart?

Friends, Family and a good hearty laugh.

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Sofia, the Hattie Rex Shop Dog
Meet Sofia

What do you do at Hattie Rex?

I'm the shop dog. I lounge, model, greet, and entertain.

What did you do pre-Hattie?

 I was a stay-at-home.

Where's home?

Downtown Bozeman, Montana.

What's your favorite Hattie product?

I love the quiet collar ID tags because they make me stealthy and ninja-like while I'm hunting.

What's your hidden talent?

Finding snacks and hunting rabbits.

What's your spirit animal?

Cats. I love cats.

What makes you feel alive?

Cats. Also, the mailman, the UPS man, treats, toys that squeak, and strutting down Main Street.

Who warms your heart?

My best friend DB (Dumpster Bear), Sten Dad, hunky German Shepherds, and the adoring eyes of our store customers.

Now that we're friends, take a look at the handcrafted treasures we get to make every day! Shop now