Our office is nicely appointed with a team of highly-experienced professionals who collaborate daily. There's often a lot of action and buzz in our open, high-ceilinged office.
We all share a commitment to top-level quality and a set of common design skills, yet each of us brings something more to the team that makes us uniquely important. It's the right mix of talent that makes Stride a small powerhouse of marketing and design.
Terri is an award-winning graphic designer, branding pro, and marketing strategist with almost 20 years of experience. She works closely with our clients to develop powerful branding and marketing solutions that motivate audiences and exceed sales goals. Ever detail-oriented, she oversees the quality of work at Stride, ensuring that messaging is on target, strategies are carefully planned, and designs are artfully executed.
Before co-founding Stride, Terri worked in the printing industry, in an advertising agency, and as an art director at a Burlington design firm. Outside of Stride, she is constantly on the go with her busy family. You might find her running along a dirt road, carpooling kids, or chatting on the sidelines of a little league game.
Catherine possesses a combination of advanced skills rarely seen in our industry. From marketing strategy and high-level design to web programming and media buying, she adeptly manages our clients' brands on many levels and consistently exceeds their expectations. As a co-founder of Stride, she understands building a sustainable business and has proven to be a valuable asset to businesses who depend on her understanding and intelligent response to the challenges they face.
Catherine is a passionate athlete, often venturing to heights deemed unwise by others. If she's not in the office, you might find her summiting peaks on her mountain bike or tele skis.
Hailing from Chicago, "The Other" Terry brings more than 25 years experience to Stride as a designer and art director. He has been a key member of creative teams serving clients such as the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Cubs, WGN Radio, and KPMG.
Terry left the big city for Vermont and never looked back. His strong conceptual skills, clean approach to design, and deep technical expertise have served our team well for many years. His solid work ethic ensures that deadlines are always met and every aspect of his work is thoughtfully considered.
Jeremi comes to Stride with over 14 years of experience in web development, graphic design, and marketing. A comprehensive web strategist, Jeremi specializes in all phases of the process — from site design and custom programming, to maximizing performance through search engine optimization, pay-per-click campaigns, and A/B testing.
In addition to web development, Jeremi has a wealth of experience in print and logo design for a diverse range of brands and industries. His work gives clients a fresh, professional face, thereby helping them stand out in an increasingly competitive marketplace.
When not in the office, Jeremi enjoys camping, skiing, mountain biking, and serving as a portable jungle gym and tackling dummy for his two kids.
Kim brings over 10 years of graphic design experience to Stride. With a background in brand development, print and advertising design, mobile app design, and social media marketing, she contributes both traditional design expertise and modern digital flair to our creative team.
Kim received her degree from Syracuse University and started her career in NYC. She then made her way back home to Vermont to continue working in the industry while enjoying the state's amazing skiing and biking. Kim finds Vermont to be a mecca of creativity and inspiration which she often uses in her work, and during her time away from the office.
Kate brings strong senior leadership and project management experience to the Account Manager position at Stride. Her background includes many years of collaboration with a broad range of clients such as Burton Snowboards, Timex, Converse, TDK and Merchants Bank. She loves teaming up with creative professionals to help businesses distinguish themselves through strong design and memorable marketing. Kate's talents help keep Stride clients happy and coming back for more.
A life-long Vermonter, Kate holds a degree in English from UVM. She began her career working for a nationally recognized graphic design studio in Burlington before expanding to a local nonprofit and a small advertising agency. When not at Stride, you can often find her at her kids school and sporting events, in her garden or on her road bike.