Sydney Alfonso (United States)

Sydney Alfonso is the founder and CEO of Etkie, a jewelry company that produces unique beaded jewelry made in New Mexico and distributed in over 75 high-end boutiques around the world. Etkie has designed custom collections for the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum and has been featured in publications such as Elle, New York Times, and  Vogue Italy and Vogue Japan. Growing up on a small ranch in New Mexico, Sydney is passionate about creating financial opportunities for women in rural communities and is always on the hunt for her next pair of cowgirl boots.