Courtney grew up in Marblehead, Massachusetts and has always been passionate in educational reform and experiential learning. Six years ago, Courtney co-founded a non-profit organization called Rising Minds. The mission of this organization is to bridge cultural, economic and developmental gaps through the integration of education, awareness and action. Courtney currently serves Guatemala by working with local initiatives, ranging from women’s cooperatives to youth leadership programs, to develop sustainable solutions that address community-identified needs. Her work empowers educational initiatives, personalized volunteer programs, and proactive international partnerships. Rising Minds is working to redefine sustainable development and improve international relations. As a proactive and dedicated partner of Ambos Designs, Courtney’s passion and motivation is an inspiration to us all.
Gregg lives in Newburyport, Massachusetts and is the amazing website developer for Ambos Designs. He has generously donated his time to create the Ambos Designs website.
Estela lives at Lake Atitlan in Guatemala. She uses natural and recycled materials to make beautiful custom journals for Ambos Designs.
Rafael lives in Ciudad Vieja, Guatemala. He is a metal-smith and creates beautiful sterling silver jewelry for Ambos Designs.
Stephanie lives in Boulder, Colorado. Stephanie works in graphic design and product development for Ambos Designs.
Marcelino is a Guatemalan silversmith who works with Juan and Carlos to create incredible
custom silver and jade jewelry for Ambos Designs.