Our Team


Kristen is the herbalist and Reiki Master who first began Nor’Eastern Herb Company, LLC over dim-sum in 2016 and is the force behind everything we do.  She is constantly learning, blending formulas, and dreaming up new products.  Kristen strives to carefully blend and balance holistic health practices, spirituality, and modern life into all our of products and services.

Outside the kitchen and studio Kristen enjoys a variety of craft and art endeavors.


John is the pragmatic force behind our day-to-day operations.  He is responsible for all our shipping needs, supply orders, and inventory management.  John regularly assists with packaging products and testing out new items in the works in addition to helping write product descriptions and proofing our communications.

Outside the kitchen and studio John enjoys life as a writer working on both fiction and film projects.


Laurie is a master gardener who grows and harvests much of our fresh herbs and flowers.  With stunning plant identification skills and a innate ability to nurture, Laurie’s gardens are a wonderland of colors, scents, and growth.  With a lifetime of utilizing herbalism for the health and wellbeing of herself and her family, Laurie shares her experience and remedies for us all to learn from.

When not in her garden Laurie enjoys sewing, quilting, and other crafts.


Brandon is the craftsman behind our display and photography materials.  His carpentry talents and ability to take a big idea and make it something real are invaluable.  With self-taught skills, Brandon uses mostly reclaimed and recycled materials to build beautiful and sustainable photography sets and display pieces.

Outside of his workshop Brandon enjoys baseball and fishing.