Teresa Kennedy's Profile
I began my career in Nuclear Medicine in Birmingham, AL. in 1994. While working in medicine, I began to design and wear jewelry that attracted the attention of co-workers, family, and friends. As a demand for my jewelry increased, the business grew from a small home-based business venture to a complete retail operation and studio. Now with sales reps and approximately 250 boutiques across the Southeast carrying the Grace Yingling jewelry I continue to design and oversee the handcrafted process. I use a variety of metals, stones, beads, and exquisite Swarovski crystals in each line that I design. While Yingling is a family name, Grace originates with a beloved small Llasa Apso, a rescue effort that became the company's namesake. Grace passed in 2011 at the age of 15. She was a great work companion. Always there to brighten everyone's day.
Ironically did I know that my dogs name would…
- Born on May 2
- Joined June 25, 2012