Amanda Alexander is a traveler, a storyteller, and a lover of artisan jewelry. She is the creative director of Peyote Bird Designs, a Santa Fe-based wholesale jewelry company specializing in native and American artisan jewelry. In her role, Alexander has migrated the Peyote Bird brand from private label to a leading industry standard. She has studied abroad in Costa Rica, Columbia, and Italy, and graduated from the University of Denver with a B.A. in Communication Studies and a minor in Marketing.
Future for women in the Western industry
“I am proud to work in the Western industry because there are so many inspiring female role models to collaborate with and learn from. I am proud to see how much of the constant creativity this industry has to offer starts with the women who run it!”