Kurtis is a talented designer in his own right with an impressive background in floral design and event planning. Before opening Stem Gallery with Conrad in December 1998, he was president of Tyrell’s Flowers & Gifts for 12 years. Prior to working in Lincoln, Kurtis owned the Green Managerie, a floral shop in Norfolk (his hometown) for 11 years. Kurtis brings a creative flair to every aspect of the business. In his spare time, Kurtis contributes his talents as an organist for Cathedral of the Risen Christ where both he and Conrad are members.