Co-founder Nancy Corderman is the mother of four children, two of them are living with Usher Syndrome. She has a degree as a double major in Art and Psychology from Trinity College in CT. and graduate work in textile design from Parsons School of Design in NYC. Nancy has worked as a textile designer for apparel companies like Christian Dior NY and then transitioned to home fashions which included bedding, rug designs, tabletop and more for companies like Pine Cone Hill and Neiman Marcus. In 1995 Nancy approached Jan Weinshanker to design specialty products for her company, Droll Designs. Nancy and Jan have been kindred spirits ever since.