It’s time to introduce another member of Belle Fiori’s Milwaukee team. It’s people like Jen that make coming to work everyday a fun and pleasant experience. We’re so glad she joined us, and we hope to have her as part of the Belle Fiori family for years to come!
Name: Jennifer Nolan
Tell us a little bit about your self: I am an almost-retired dance teacher of 15 years who has discovered a new passion for flowers courtesy of Emily and the amazing designers of Belle Fiori! I love helping people put together that special combination of flowers for their friends and family. I also have a 23 year old son named Sean, and a 20 pound cat named Larry.
How long have you worked at Belle Fiori? 14 months
What is your position? I do a bit of everything…you can find me in flower processing, setting up weddings, taking orders and making arrangements.
What sparked your interest in floral design? I am an artistic person by nature and have always loved painting and drawing flowers.
When you were 10 years old, what did you want to be? One of the Beatles…I had the haircut and everything!
What is your favorite season? Oh, the Fall….I love cooler weather, and the air smells so good this time of year.
If you weren’t in the field of floral design, what would you be doing? Yoga teacher
What is your favorite part about living in Milwaukee? Living on Lake Michigan and the ease of getting around without a car. I can easily bike to work!
What is your favorite floral trend? The use of herbs and berries in arrangements, along with locally sourced and seasonal flowers.
If you could have 1 super power, what would it be? Flight.
What would I find in your refrigerator at home? Greek yogurt, apples and almonds, gotta have almonds!