Off Hand Co is a womxn owned and operated company.
Creative Director/Logistics Officer
Lena Vani is a small woodland fairy who is ruled by the moon in the sky and the plants on the Earth. Unable to stay in one place for long, she follows her heart around the world connecting with souls and chasing creativity.
Vani graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a B.A. in Theater. She has performed in plays, films and modeled throughout The States and internationally. Additionally, she owns a small guesthouse business in Puerto Rico, Villa Naguabo.
Director of Business and Finances
Jacqueline Bell (Jacqui) is a home-brewing business lady who can be found lounging in a pantsuit watching Russian soviet films or running trails with her German Shepard. Based an hour north of Austin, TX, she lives with her husband, 2 dogs, and kitty, and has a passion for entrepreneurship, travel, and helping womxn become financially independent.
After attending high school with Lena and Mae in Western MA, Jacqueline received her BA in Russian Politics and Economics from Smith College, then moved to Central Texas where she has her own business as a consulting Innovation Architect.
Director of Visuals and Technology
The Max to Lena's Nev Mae Horak is a rock and roll cowgirl mixed with a 2000s emo kid. She doesn't live anywhere in particular and spends her time collecting CDs, writing and watching Pulp concerts on Youtube when she really should be writing.
She got her start as a fashion designer. Now she has taken on the role of "the only one who knows how to use the camera" with her oldest friends Jacqui and Lena in Off Hand Co.
She has a BFA in design from MassArt in Boston.