Erika Vonie,
Director of Coffee

A veteran of the specialty coffee community, Erika got her start as a barista in 2009. She went on to earn her Q Grader certification in 2016 and win the 2017 New York Coffee Masters. Erika is committed to paying it forward by coaching and elevating the advancement of women, LGBTQIA, and BIPOC individuals in specialty coffee.

Maciej Kasperowicz,
QC Team

In Maciej’s nine years in specialty coffee he has trained baristas, developed a retail roasting program, signed a bunch of coffee contracts, dialed in a whole lot of brewers, sent out hundreds of professional tweets, and made so, so many mochas. His favorites include coffees from Burundi, clear communication, and Murder, She Wrote.

Kayla Baird,
QC Team