Executive Board

Supriya Kapur, President

Owner and Designer of Rock Road Jewelry. Supriya lives in Glen Rock, NJ with her husband, two children and Basset Hound. She is a certified gemologist and accredited jewelry professional from the Gemology Institute of America in NY.

Melissa Lappin, Secretary

Owner and Designer of Roxbury Place handbags. Melissa lives in Glen Rock, NJ with her husband, two children and mini German Shepard.

Merve Gunduz, Vice President

Owner and Head Chef of Merve's Kitchen and Bakery (aka NY-IST Group). Merve lives in Glen Rock, NJ with her husband, her daughter and their two Scottish Fold cats, Diamond & Alice. After years of climbing the corporate stairs to Marketing Director, she decided to chase her dream of opening her own cafe, and live happily ever after.  

Kimberly Kafafian, Treasurer

Founder and Owner of Monarch Consulting HR, a full lifecycle employee management company. Kimberly lives in Glen Rock, NJ with her husband, two sons and their Yellow Lab, Magnolia. 

Board of Directors

Soo Kim

Designer and Illustrator of Soosoostudios and Creator of Bitterbeans.

Leslie Kossar

Owner of The Gagasphere in Waldwick, NJ

Julie Finkel

Yoga Instuctor

John Rogovich

Owner of Volt Fitness

Jessica Bush

Owner of Tutor Doctor

Shari Joseph

CEO + Founder of Smart Digital, LLC

Evan Quinn

Owner of Glen Rock Inn

Brian Crowe

Owner of Stone & Rail Restaurant & Bar

Xiomara Paredes

Architect & Owner of Paredes-Grube

Elena Davis

Glen Rock Resident

Casi Rodriquez & Jessie Fritzsch

Co-Owners of Colour & Wim

George Roskos & Alex Goldenthal

Co-Owners of Arkitekt Music