Accountant by trade. Junk lover at heart. Grateful for the fun loving, dedicated group that run our store. Wife to one handsome man. Mother to two beautiful daughters. Step grandma to one near perfect boy. Grandma to two spoiled canines.
Blessed beyond measure. Queen of The Avant Garde’n
Metal-crafting, creativity driven artist who is next in line for the Avant Garde’n throne. Juliana is a happy mom to an adorable and energetic puppy. She is currently in a loving relationship and enjoys creating art in many forms from jewelry to furniture.
Graphic design guru and marketing enthusiast. Currently attending Missouri State University and pursuing a degree in Marketing: Advertising and Promotion. Small town guy with six younger siblings and a passion for art and design.
Our Wednesday girl, came to us via The Feathered Nest where she was the co-owner. Pam is from Northern Missouri. She is business minded and junk loving! She is the wife to her best friend. She is mom to a beautiful daughter. She is Nana to a very spunky granddaughter and a grandson! Pam is fascinated with old homes and history.
Terresa is our resident expert on everything from mixing chemicals to bugs. She is a retired Science teacher and she enjoys gardening and her grand babys. She is wife to a retired Principal. Mom to two daughters and one son. She is Gigi to the smartest, kindest and most important little girls that she knows.
She has been married to her college sweetheart for almost 36 years. She has two terrific daughters, a great son-in-law and two awesome grandchildren with loads of personality. Kim’s interests include camping, boating, crafting and decorating. Her background is in Elementary Education but she is a "junkie" at heart!
Our Monday-Thursday girl. A loving, hard-working momma to a precious little girl. Currently attending Evangel University and pursuing a degree in School Counseling. She is smart, tech savvy, and the life blood of the Avant Garde’n.
Young Artist. Aspiring Occupational Therapist. Flute Player. Currently attending Nixa High School and looking forward to going to college. Role-model sibling to four brothers and one sister. Small town girl with big dreams.
Jeanne has been on the Avant Garde’n team for just over 10 years. She loves decorating, and she is great at finding unexpected ways to use beautiful decor to create eye-catching designs. She is a self-proclaimed garage sale diva. Jeanne loves junking and all the lovely people that she gets to work with at The Avant Garde’n. She has two wonderful sons, one beautiful daughter in law, and a precious grandson.
Estate sale enthusiast. Junk lover. Linda is our energetic estate sale girl. She and her husband love antique-ing together and finding one-of-a-kind treasures. Together they have one son, a daughter-in-law, three precious grandsons, and an adorable jack russell terrier named “Jack”.
Anna is our estate sale girl who loves animals, her family, and traveling. She is happily married and is a proud momma to her six kids. She and her husband are now empty nesters, but they love playing with and doting on their five grandchildren. Anna’s background in event planning and interior design make her an amazing new addition to The Avant Garde’n.