Anna
Christine
Paula

Anna Kwasniewska

Head of Floral Design

A native of Szczecin, Poland, Anna is a proud 7-time winner of the floral design division of the Philadelphia International Flower Show - the largest indoor flower show in the world. She is also the recipient of several competitive floral design prizes awarded by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. Anna is an official florist of the Consulate of the Republic of Poland in New York, and is recommended by the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa in Doylestown, PA. She was educated in floristry at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA.

Christine Strzalka

Floral Consultant

Christine is the main contact for all Secret of Flowers activities. Also educated in floristry at Longwood Gardens, Christine is an award-winning florist who specializes in teaching do-it-yourself (DIY) flower arranging. She is a member of the Society of American Florists and is the co-founder of It's By U, the DIY flower kit company.

 

 

Paula Kwasniewska

Sourcing and Sustainability Program Manager

As graduate of Temple University with a B.A. in Environmental Studies, Paula ensures that all the flowers that SOF sources for our clients are sustainably and equitably grown. She travels the world and (and even explores local urban flower farms!) to track down the freshest and most eco-friendly plants available. Paula has experience in environmental engineering and she's engaged in extensive work in landscape planning and design for institutional clients.