Our Team

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Retail Manager

Michael received his Bachelor's of Science in Earth Sciences from Rice University in 2008 and continued on to earn his Master's of Science in Geosciences from The University of Texas at Austin in 2012. As the Nature's Treasures Retail Manager, Michael sees to daily operations, employee relations, customer relations, jewelry purchasing, educational outreach, and marketing & advertising. Keep an eye out for him on the “We Are Austin”...

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Inventory Manager

Amanda received her Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education in 2007 from Concordia University in Austin, TX. Amanda joined the Nature's Treasures family as a front counter employee in 2010. Since then she has worked her way up and is now the Inventory Manager. She oversees the entire inventory process from our shopping trips to Denver & Tucson to processing and even stocking and restocking new and exciting products within the...

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Robert studied Landscape Architecture at Iowa State University, and worked in landscaping until 1988. When Robert's wife bought Dyer's Jewelry Supply and Lapidary, Robert taught himself the art and science of lapidary and agates so that he could help her run the business. Robert first worked with Nature's Treasures at their former Kramer/Braker location by assisting customers,...

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Folade joined the Nature's Treasures family over one year ago as a Front Counter Team Member and as one of the Aura Machine Readers. Folade is a Reiki Master Teacher, mother of two Indigo Children, and lover of crystals and trees. She is also a creative whose paintings pay homage to sacred symbols, archetypes, and circles. Since receiving her MFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago,...

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Laura is originally from the coast of California, moved to Austin to be closer to her daughter. While in California she taught Reiki & yoga, facilitated mantra groups, ran her own specialty gardening business and did freelance writing. Being drawn to metaphysics and inspired by her grandmother and Native American great grandfather, she has studied world religions, herbal medicine and vibrational healing from young...

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Nichole was born in Ohio but graduated from McCallum High School here in Austin at the age of 17. As the longest standing manager at Nature's Treasures, Nichole oversees the Rock Depot and Rock Yard, including our lapidary services and supplies. She loves plants, owls, rock & roll, and her two amazing granddaughters.

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Tami was born in the Quartz-filled foothills of Arkansas, and raised in the shady pines of East Texas, Tami developed a profound love of Nature. An avid learner and excellent student, both academically and spiritually, Tami learned how to focus her intuitive abilities at a young age which allowed her to open her own metaphysical shop before coming to Nature's Treasures. With a passion for Tarot, astrology, history and mythology,...

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Adrianna grew up in the Austin-area, having lived in Bastrop, Hutto and Round Rock. She studied photography at the Art Institute of Austin, and happily found herself working at Nature's Treasures with family and friends. When she is not working, you will find her reading or playing RPGs and video games. Halloween is her favorite holiday, so she will always...

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Heather moved to Austin from Seattle to be closer to her family. She spent 5 years as a caretaker before joining Nature's Treasures Front Counter Team. She has always been drawn to crystals, especially Pietersite, and is happy to be learning more on the job. She enjoys live music, dancing, bowling and playing pool in her free time.

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Meet Kaitlynn, one of our newer faces here at Nature's Treasures. She loves sharing a passion for our crystals, gems, and fossils with our customers, and getting to know all of our guests and their expriences. She enjoys aesthetics, and with her eye for making things visually and spiritually aesthetic, she often times helps with our displays. Kaitlynn spends her free time drawing and painting nature-inspired art. She also enjoys...

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Ladies and gentlemen, it is with great esteem that we present Katie, a Nature's Treasures veteran of over 3 years! Living proof that great things come in small packages, she is a tour de force of knowledge about all of our wares. Whether you're cleansing a chakra or looking for the perfect lab specimen, she is eager to share her wealth of knowledge with all of our prized customers! During her stint in this realm, she finds...

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Madisen grew up in Mason, Texas before moving to the Austin-area. She attended Texas State University, where she obtained her Bachelor's in psychology with a minor in anthropology. As one of the Front Counter Trainers and Aura Readers, she enjoys interacting with both customers and employees, especially when she gets to discuss astrology or help people find crystals that heal energetic ailments. Outside of work she enjoys dancing,...

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You might not have met Cheryl while at the store, but if you are reading this - you might recognize her work. She maintains the main NTRock.com website, creates the monthly newsletters and designs billboards, flyers and other eye-catching ads that notify you of sales and special guests presenting here at NT. Cheryl is a mosaic artist and sometimes teaches classes here allowing you to use the beauty and bounty of Nature's Treasures in a...

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