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Art makes the world a better place.


Our mission at Etchr is to celebrate creativity in our community.

Our core values guide our team. We are:

1

AUTHENTIC

We stay true to who we are and support one another.

2

ACCOUNTABLE

We take ownership and use initiative to embrace challenges.

3

COURAGEOUS

Nothing ventured, nothing gained. We feel safe trying new things that could further our mission.

4

PRAGMATIC

We are outcomes focused and constantly challenge ourselves to spend time on what matters.

Meet the Team

Richard Bauer

Akshay Kumar

DATA ANALYST

Loves trekking and exploring new places. A hockey player and also a half-ironman marathon enthusiast.
Richard Bauer

Andrei Fernandez

CONTENT OFFICER

A botanical nerd with questionable spending habits. Fantasizes about what it would be like to have good organizational skills.
Marin Julia

Ânia Marcos

ART DIRECTOR / ARTIST

People person, story addict, talker and visual thinker. Children's book artist and writer. Can be bribed with food.
Richard Bauer

Camille Riva

STUDIO ADMIN

Caffeine dependent woman who loves to read and write. Would probably choose to be a barista over being a writer.
Richard Bauer

Hazel Reyes

STUDIO ADMIN

Netflix addict who loves to go on adventures with her mini-me.

Jake Henderson

SALES MANAGER

Loves the Ale in "Sales"; diving in the ocean, and is also a part time island man on a bike.
Richard Bauer

Jayson Quinco

Support Lead

A foodie who loves computer games, doggos, and some metal music.
Marin Julia

Jericka (Jih) Cruz

HEAD OF DESIGN TEAM

Creative thinker, awesome mother and responsible for making everything Etchr look good.
Richard Bauer

Jessica (Jhesy) Romano

PODCAST HOST & PRODUCER

Artist. Podcaster. Coach. Optimistic dreamer, stringing words together over matcha lattes and avocado toast.
Marin Julia

Jessica Supangan

HEAD OF ADMIN TEAM

A published fiction writer, book and poetry lover. Moves heaven and earth for this team. Also bends time.
Richard Bauer

Justin Laurente

DESIGN TEAM MANAGER

Has 3 longbois (dachshunds) who hate him whenever he pretends he's still in college playing gigs. Also loves dogs.
Richard Bauer

Kathleen Baraan

Host & Producer / Artist

Artist, singer, pianist, guitarist, and an advocate. An old soul but is also a kid at heart.
Richard Bauer

Kimberly Ann Elpedes

CONTENT OFFICER

Dog mom. Curious. A Virgo – but that doesn’t actually mean anything.
Richard Bauer

Kitty Maer

Host & Producer / Artist

Potter, yoga teacher, collector of odd information, and failed tiny-lion tamer. Enjoys most things that would entertain an eight year old.
Richard Bauer

Kurt Curamen

Customer Support

Artist and air bender. Advocates that Pluto is a planet and firmly believes that hard work trumps talent.

Marian Pham

HEAD OF HOST TEAM / ARTIST

Cat lady, loves matcha lattes, long hot showers, and avid bullet journaler!
Marin Julia

Marielle (Mar) Solomon

MARKETING MANAGER

Ocean lover mermaid with a heart of gold who inspires the team with her marketing planning skills.
Richard Bauer

Patricia Ong

BRAND MANAGER

Obsessed with bunnies and all things pink. Hopes that one day all beings everywhere will be happy and free!
Richard Bauer

Pearly Tan Huay Shen

FINANCE & OPERATIONS MANAGER

Currently at Etchr. Formerly at EY. Sometimes she cooks, bakes and drinks. Other times she doodles, tinkles with the piano and disturbs babies.
Richard Bauer

Rachelle Nismal

STUDIO ADMIN MANAGER

Loves to journal and stare at an imaginary abyss with great music and hot coffee!
Richard Bauer

Raizza Tan

Customer Relations Specialist

Loves all-day breakfast and making her own art on the side.
Richard Bauer

Raquel Cunha

PHOTOGRAPHER / GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Always makes Etchr look amazing with the most creative problem solving and out of the box thinking.
Richard Bauer

Reinier Padua

Customer Support

A father, husband, and frustrated singer who loves to cook. Just don't ask him to fold the laundry.
Richard Bauer

Rong Wei

Operations Support

A girl with a sweet tooth and a round face. From Guilin: "East or west, Guilin scenery is the best!"
Marin Julia

Saurabh Maheshwari

Strategy & Technology Director

Loves to travel; often in search of calm and peace. Weekend farmer who loves being outdoors.
K.a Joben

Simon Frisby

CO-FOUNDER / SALES & MARKETING DIRECTOR

An outstanding leader, Simon also loves surfing, beer and Summer. In his past life was probably a supermodel. 
Richard Bauer

Yan Zhu

CO-FOUNDER / STRATEGY & OPERATION DIRECTOR

A foodie who loves travelling, Yan drinks liquid knowledge for breakfast and outperforms any machine at work.