Meet Our Team


Welcome to Trading Places!

We are proud to introduce you to our Team members. Each person plays an important and integral role in the day to day operations and the overall success of our store. They are fun and friendly and always willing to lend a helping hand!

Trading Places Owner Michelle Renda

 Michelle Renda

– Founder & CEO. Michelle is the dreamer, the visionary and sets the strategic direction of Trading Places.  She is just one part of the process, it is the entire team that makes the magic happen!

Holly Leonard

Holly Leonard

– The Artist. Holly is an artist and does beautiful work. At Trading Places, she uses her creativity with in-store displays, photography as well as with designing our advertising and digital marketing.

Jill Kuharcik

Jill Kuharcik

Has the Magic Touch.  You will always know when Jill has worked at the store.  She has mad design skills and knows just where to place furniture and home décor.  Even though she prefers to work behind the scenes’, her amazing talent places her front and center.  She always makes the store look beautiful!

Kelli Richardson

Kelli Richardson

Jane of All Trades.  Kelli does it all!  Sales, consignments, pricing, store design and customer service.  She always has the customer’s best interests in mind and will help you find furniture even if you run into her at the grocery store!  Kelli is always willing to lend a hand in any part of our business.

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 Ellen Meihls

Most personality!  Ellen is bubbly, friendly and resourceful.  Not only will she chat you up about your design needs but will also give you tips and advice on how to pull it all together.  Ellen never hesitates to help a customer find the perfect look for their home.  She has a paint deck and a power drill and is not afraid to use it!

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 Linda Ditcher

Sweet Sales.  You will find Linda greeting you at the door with a smile almost every day.  Her sweet and friendly personality makes her the perfect person to assist you with all of your questions and will help you find the perfect furniture and home décor to meet your needs.  She will take you under her wing and create a personal Wish List just for you!

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Marti Snow

Wears Many Hats.  You will find Marti at the store almost every afternoon and evening multi-tasking.  Need a measurement, no problem; Bringing in consignments, she can help; Looking for a sofa? She will show you what we have.  Marti’s experience working in retail all of her life has made her a pro at doing it all!

Bianca Monska

Bianca Monska

Weekend Warrior.  Visit our store on a Saturday and Bianca will be sure to greet you, assist you with questions and help you find what you are looking for!