"God is not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown him as you have helped his people and continue to help them."  Hebrews 6:10

Abeni is  the CFO (Chief Financial Officer) as well as one of  the designers. She is a self taught jewelry artist. She is a graduate of Florida A&M University.   In her spare time, she enjoys shopping  and collecting ethnic prints. She also loves to travel and learn about different cultures. *She chose the Adinkra symbol "Kojo Baiden"  to represent the omnipresence of God in her life.* 


Email: abeni@griotmarketplace.com




Mary is Co-Founder and serves as the Chief Executive Officer.  Her true life passion is entrepreneurship and service. She is a graduate of Florida A&M University. She has always had a passion for jewelry and loves creating one-of-kind pieces.  When Mary is not covered in beads,  she enjoys reading, minimalism, and veganism. 



Email: mary@griotmarketplace.com


Kendra is Co-Founder as well as the Social Media Manager. She is a diehard Miami Dolphins Fan.  She is a graduate of Florida A&M University. She enjoys working in jewelry creations for the supportive environment and great customer interactions.  In her spare time, she loves to cook. 



Email: kendra@griotmarketplace.com


 When folks of different backgrounds work toward the same vision, anything is possible.

- Former Vice President Al Gore