Our Team

We're a small group of technology lovers, problem solvers, and some busy moms and dads. thredUP is based in downtown San Francisco - start-up capital of the world – and we love it here.

We're proud of what we've been able to do for our customers - deliver superior value and convenience. We're excited to come to work everyday and can't wait to help even more families. Finally, we're thrilled that we've been able to create meaningful jobs in the local economy and help build awareness about sustainable clothing practices and the environment.

Questions? We'd love to chat! Send a note to teamTU@thredup.com.

Interested in joining our awesome team? Check out our Jobs page.


Executive Team

  • James Reinhart

    Co-founder & CEO

    James Reinhart

    James is a serial entrepreneur and recent graduate of the Harvard Business School and the Harvard Kennedy School where he was both a Bill George Fellow at the Center for Public Leadership and an HBS Goldsmith Fellow. Prior to HBS/HKS, while working in the Bay Area, he helped build one of the nation's premier public schools, Pacific Collegiate School - recently named the #3 school in America by US News & World Report. He is a product of New Jersey public schools and Boston College.

  • Oliver Lubin

    Co-founder & CCO

    Oliver Lubin
    Oliver Lubin

    Co-founder & CCO

    Oliver, Lead UI Designer, was previously the Technology Director at Foley Hoag LLP. Prior to joining Foley, Oliver earned a Master of Science in Healthcare Technology Management at Marquette University. He has worked in marketing and technology consulting for the past six years and holds a degree in Computer Science from Boston College.

  • Chris Homer

    Co-founder & CTO

    Chris Homer

    Chris leads the engineering team as they build the thredUP platform. His primary focus is on setting the technical direction for the company and building a tight group of talented developers. Chris is an inventor and a tinkerer that can't wait to talk big ideas and think about how to solve the inherent technical challenges. In his previous life, he worked at Microsoft before focusing on building something from the ground up. He holds a BS in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering from Princeton University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

  • John Voris

    COO

    John Voris

    John spent four years as Director and Vice President of Operations Engineering at Netflix, developing solutions for automating millions of transactions per day. As Chief Systems Officer for Qwikster, he built the team to manage and divest the DVD financial, billing, metadata, logistics and content management systems. Previously, he was the founding principle of the John Voris Industrial Engineering Group, specializing in new product introductions, aggressive production ramps and operations development for companies like SpaceX, Cisco Systems, Fox Racing, and Shutterfly. He is an advisor for Shipwire, a fast growing logistics provider.

  • Anthony Marino

    CMO

    Anthony Marino

    As Chief Marketing Officer, Anthony is responsible for customer acquisition, product, merchandising, and brand/design. Prior to thredUP, Anthony served as CEO and Global Head of Brand for Virgin Hotels Group. Anthony founded the company, raising third-party capital, setting the growth strategy, creating the product vision, and building the team. Previously, Anthony was also Managing Partner at Virgin Group, Principal at Venrock, and Director of Product and Marketing at Telcordia. Anthony earned an AB, magna cum laude, from Princeton University where he was a Rhodes Scholar national finalist, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

  • Lauren Miller

    Director of Marketing

    Lauren Miller
    Lauren Miller

    Director of Marketing

    Lauren is passionate about introducing people to products and services that make life better and building the brands and teams behind the scenes that make that possible. Prior to thredUP, Lauren worked on launching AOL's next-generation communication products and spent five years at Google where she led the industry marketing team and helped open the India operation for the company's advertising division. She earned her B.A at the University of California, Berkeley and holds an MBA from the University of Michigan. Things sure to put a smile on Lauren's face are border collies, a new pair of running shoes and a plane ticket.

  • Dan DeMeyere

    Director of Shop Engineering

    Dan DeMeyere
    Dan DeMeyere

    Director of Shop Engineering

    dandemeyere.com

    After spending two years in Los Angeles working for a start-up, Dan joined the thredUP team in San Francisco and combined his previous Front-End experience with new Back-End Rails development. Dan has a BS in Computer Science Engineering from Michigan State University.

  • Michael Santhanam

    VP of Engineering for Operations & Back Office Systems

    Michael Santhanam
    Michael Santhanam

    VP of Engineering for Operations & Back Office Systems

  • Al Ghorai

    VP of Finance, Planning and Analytics

    Al Ghorai
    Al Ghorai

    VP of Finance, Planning and Analytics

    As VP of Finance, Planning and Analytics, Al is tasked with riding herd on a group of extremely data driven people. In prior decades, Al was a submarine officer aboard USS Parche SSN 683 (ten hut!) and a founder and President of Integrated Flow Systems, a world leader in high purity chemical delivery systems for the Semiconductor OEM industry. Al takes particular pleasure in finding signal in the daily noise of operations and then affecting change. It's unicorns and rainbows if he can learn something new along the way. He holds a now underutilized BS in Chemistry from the University of Michigan (Go Blue!).

Product Development & Marketing

  • Alba Barragan

    Operations Training Supervisor

    Alba Barragan
    Alba Barragan

    Operations Training Supervisor

    Alba graduated from CSU Sacramento with degrees in apparel marketing and design determined to pursue a career in apparel - and she did! She applies her love of fashion and talent for management to ensure that the clothing listed on thredUP is in like-new condition. Prior to joining thredUP, she spent several years in retail management developing an expertise in visual merchandising, e-commerce, wardrobe styling and resale. When Alba's not perfecting our clothing screening process, you can find her dancing with her salsa team, staying active or glued to Niners football.

  • John Beck

    Engineer

    John Beck
    John Beck

    Engineer

    John has been involved in bay area startups since 2010. He has been doing mobile apps since 2011 and his first app was the JiffPad, which was featured in TechCrunch Disrupt. Before startups, John worked as an engineer at Orbitz.com in Chicago, on a team responsible for providing backend services for 3.5 million searches and 60,000 flight bookings per day. He holds a Computer Engineering degree from Michigan Technological University.

  • Angelica Dunn

    Merchandising Manager

    Angelica Dunn
    Angelica Dunn

    Merchandising Manager

    A Northern California native, Angelica came to us after graduating from the Academy of Art University with a degree in Fashion Merchandising. She previously worked in retail management and was eager to jump into a Product role for thredUP. Angelica loves being a part of an innovative environment where she can wear many hats and have a direct impact on customer experience. You will find Angelica eating tacos daily, obsessing over style blogs, revamping vintage furniture in her down time or squealing about bulldogs.

  • Stephanie Edwards-Musa

    Customer Service

    Stephanie Edwards-Musa

    A treehugger at heart from Spring, Tx, Stephanie dedicated herself to the sales, marketing and education of consumers about sustainable real estate. She wrote a course for her local college, sat on committees in the Houston area and blogged her way to being known as the 'green' Realtor. However, the daily routine of real estate found her wanting more time with the family. Joining thredUP combined her love for sustainability and online community. You can find her outdoors enjoying the beauty of nature and teaching her children the importance of respecting the simple things in life.

  • Lisa Gardella

    Operations

    Lisa Gardella
    Lisa Gardella

    Operations

  • Matthew Hague

    Engineer

    Matthew Hague
    Matthew Hague

    Engineer

    Matthew moved to the Bay Area last year to act on his enthusiasm for software engineering. He graduated from the College of Wooster in 2010 with a BA in Economics that he has yet to use.

  • Heidi Homer

    Engineer

    Heidi Homer

    After graduating from Northeastern University with a BS in graphic design, Heidi began working at thredUP as a designer and front end coder. In the fall of the same year she moved with the company to San Francisco. Heidi had previously taught herself HTML and CSS but was eager to learn programming. She desperately wanted to understand the rest of the enginereing team who seemed to pass around a new techincal buzz word daily. She has now fully transitioned to the web development team and takes on any programming challenges that comes her way.

  • Kylie Johnson

    Engineer

    Kylie Johnson

    After graduating from UC Santa Barbara with a degree in Electrical Engineering, Kylie continued to build upon the software engineering foundation she acquired in school. She spent several years building computer network defense applications and communication systems for a large company. Although she thoroughly enjoyed her previous life, Kylie is thrilled to be a part of thredUP, getting to use the artistic side of her brain more, and helping to make thredUP even easier and more fun to use.

  • Sharanjit Kaur

    Operations

    Sharanjit Kaur
    Sharanjit Kaur

    Operations

  • Farrell Klein

    Public Relations

    Farrell Klein
    Farrell Klein

    Public Relations

    Farrell kicked off her PR career in NYC one week after graduating from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Now seven years in, she's worked with a range of clients including Eddie Bauer, lululemon athletica, Tracy Reese, Nestle Waters, Yoplait, RetailMeNot, and Speck. Her move to San Francisco sparked a passion for working with consumer tech companies (especially startups), and introducing them to mass market. When Farrell's not spreading the word about thredUP, or enjoying the local culinary scene, she can be found in the nearby mountain ranges or visiting with family and friends back in New England.

  • Nina Kwon

    E-Commerce Pricing Specialist

    Nina Kwon
    Nina Kwon

    E-Commerce Pricing Specialist

    Nina applies her creativity and passion for fashion every day at thredUP, where she helps make the customer shopping experience even better. She graduated from UCSC with a degree in business management economics, and interned at a fashion startup before joining the thredUP team. Nina is a Bay Area native, and enjoys shopping (obviously), the local food scene, baking cakes, and snuggling with kittens in her spare time.

  • Alex Li

    Analytics

    Alex Li
    Alex Li

    Analytics

    Alex supplies the analytics that support thredUP's business units, working with stakeholders to identify opportunities and make data-driven decisions. Prior to putting on jeans, he worked for a Fortune 300 retailer driving companywide strategic initiatives. Prior to putting on dress pants, he captained UNC's hip hop team to multiple first-place competition finishes. He continues to dance daily on his yoga ball, his chair, and the streets. In his spare time he enjoys not being a hipster, bootstrapping a lifestyle apparel company, and mentoring at-risk youths. He holds a double B.S. in Business and Economics from UNC-Chapel Hill.

  • Edmundo Martinez

    Engineer

    Edmundo Martinez
    Edmundo Martinez

    Engineer

    After obtaining his Computer Science degree at UC Berkeley in 2011, Edmundo was eager to get himself into the start-up scene and see what all the fuzz was about. He was not disappointed in the very least and now gets to happily code away as a part of the thredUP team.

  • Cate McCarrell

    Human Resources

    Cate McCarrell
    Cate McCarrell

    Human Resources

  • Ryan Moser

    Engineer

    Ryan Moser

    Ryan started his career as a rocket scientist, then spent the better part of the past decade working as a management consultant, advising the Joint Chiefs of Staff and three letter agencies on matters of national security. Fortunately, Ryan found his true passions, fashion resale and obscure programming languages, and could not be happier to be a part of the ThredUP team.

  • Terri Neipert

    Customer Service

    Terri Neipert
    Terri Neipert

    Customer Service

  • Daniela Piccetti

    Customer Service / Operations

    Daniela Piccetti
    Daniela Piccetti

    Customer Service / Operations

  • Bastien Pruvost

    Engineer

    Bastien Pruvost
    Bastien Pruvost

    Engineer

    While finishing his studies as an Engineer in Computer Science in Northern France where he is from, Bastien decided to seize the opportunity to discover California and the whole start-up scene by doing his final-year internship at thredUP, where, as a web & mobile developer, he is lucky enough to happily get his hands dirty on different aspects of projects. In his free time, Bastien loves to watch movies and television series, listen to or play music, and, of course, travel.

  • Shinta Salim

    Engineer

    Shinta Salim
    Shinta Salim

    Engineer

    Shinta has a passion for problem solving and loves developing a good mobile experience. Prior to joining thredUP, she worked as a mobile developer for a large company for almost 3 years and was craving a change. She has been very happy to join the thredUP team. She enjoys developing the Android app while also being eager to learn new things and grow as a developer. Shinta has a BS in Computer and Information Science from Ohio State University. Outside of her geekiness, she also loves to eat, bake, and travel.

  • Samantha Smith

    Customer Service

    Samantha Smith
    Samantha Smith

    Customer Service

    Samantha was raised in small town, Alabama where there's no shortage of southern hospitality. After attending the University of Alabama at Birmingham, she traded in her cowboy boots for flip flops and settled in on Florida's Gulf coast. Samantha stumbled upon thredUP in the fall of 2010, shortly after having her son, Mason, and she's been hooked ever since!

  • Jamie Taylor

    Customer Service

    Jamie Taylor
    Jamie Taylor

    Customer Service

    Jamie is a proud Army wife and stay-at-home mother of 2. She graduated from Southern Utah University with a degree in Early Childhood Education, and has been an early childhood educator for the last 12 years. She loves buying clothes for her children but it gets so expensive, she found thredUP and was instantly addicted. Jamie joined the thredUP customer service team for a new adventure. It is the perfect way for her to combine her love for children, children's clothes, and assisting others. She enjoys spending time in the beauty that is Montana, and as much time as possible with her family.

  • Jenny Thompson

    Customer Service & Office Manager

    Jenny Thompson
    Jenny Thompson

    Customer Service & Office Manager

    Jenny's the youngest member of our team and handles lots of the customer service e-mails. She's originally from Texas, and has lived all over the place. Dallas, NYC, Boston and now San Francisco! She's also thredUP's office manager--whatever that means...

  • Syed Usamah

    Engineer

    Syed Usamah
    Syed Usamah

    Engineer

    Syed joined ThredUP after graduating from DePauw University, Indiana, with a BA in Economics, and Computer Science. Originally from Lahore, Pakistan, he came to San Francisco curious to see what all this startup jazz was about, and hasn't left since. When not coding away, Syed enjoys playing his guitar, and destroying people at racquetball.

  • Charles Wang

    Engineer

    Charles Wang

    Charles started off as an actor for a few years in Los Angeles with a BA in Drama from the University of California Irvine. He then found his new passion in programming and obtained his MS in Computer Science from California State University Fullerton. Charles enjoys tackling new challenges, being a geek, and plays a darn good cylon at Battlestar Galactica the board game.

  • Josh Yang

    Product

    Josh Yang

    Josh works closely with the engineering and design teams to make thredUP.com and our mobile apps delightfully easy to use. Previously, he worked at Internet/mobile startups Pulse News and Ustream, and also in venture capital and management consulting. He holds a BS in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science from UCLA and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

  • Karen Yee

    Finance

    Karen Yee
    Karen Yee

    Finance

    Karen is an avid supporter of the initiative ThredUP is driving in the recommerce space. Prior to joining the team, she worked at Yahoo and Zynga in their finance divisions supporting marketing, global operations and game studios. Currently, she manages ThredUP's financials and analyzes data to help drive strategic decisions. In her spare time, Karen is an active musician volunteering at local nursing homes, loves to try new restaurants, and actively participates in the startup community here in San Francisco. Karen holds a B.S. from UCLA in Cognitive Science with a Specialization in Computing and a minor in Accounting.

  • Kerrie Yee

    Engineer

    Kerrie Yee
    Kerrie Yee

    Engineer