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Our Team

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Blythe Leonard

Founder & CEO

Born and raised in Thomasville, NC, Blythe began the BL brand after graduating from Savannah College of Art and Design with a degree in Fashion and Accessory Design. With a heart for American manufacturing and revitalization, Blythe continues to strive to drive her missions paralleling her luxury craftsmanship in leather goods designing and manufacturing.


Jane Leonard

COO, Cutter and Sales Manager

Best team member we could ever ask for, my mom! Jane has been a special needs educator for thirty-four years until Blythe Leonard LLC was founded in 2015. Jane spends her days cutting patterns, leather, preparing orders and managing the flagship store. 


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Beverly Myers


Beverly spent her career in the furniture manufacturing and design world. She spends her days working side by side with Jane cutting leather for the days work. We are blessed to have her work with us everyday!

Marie Carmichael

Hang Tag Manager

Marie helps us by writing all of our hangtags for all of our products. We couldn't do it without her! 


Ashley Stone


Ashley Stone Photography is our in house photographer. We have been blessed to work with Ashley almost since the very beginning of BL. Ashley shoots all of our editorial campaigns and promotional photos.


Tori Gross

BL Model

We have been blessed to work with Tori since 2017! Tori is a wonderful young lady who is a very talented dance teacher for many children and teenagers in High Point, NC. We love working together!

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Ayanna Hoper 

BL Model

Ayanna has been modeling with us for about a year now and we absolutely love working with her! She has a bubbly personality and is the kindest soul! 

Casmine Mitchell

BL Model

Casmine had her first photoshoot at the end of 2021 and we are so excited to add her to the BL Model team!

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Julie Thayer

BL Model

We have been blessed to work with Julie since 2019! She is a Zumba instructor at the Thomasville YMCA and has an energetic and bubbly personality. 

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