Jaclyn Robertson

Owner + Chief Visionary

As the visionary and connector of the brand, Jaclyn is the glue that keeps everything together and the forward-thinking heartbeat of OKGN. A mother, lifelong learner (proud UBCO Alumni),  Mamas for Mamas board member, and generous listener to our powerhouse team.

Fave Okanagan Location: Anywhere by the water where I can swim or dip my toes in!

OKGN Humblebrag: I can Paddleboard to work!

What does the Okanagan Lifestyle mean to you?
It begins and ends with the land. To me, this lifestyle means everything. 



Nicole Gerber

General Manager

With experience in the charity sector and a deep love of community and team building, Nicole keeps the OKGN adventure moving forward. Endlessly curious, Nicole loves to learn from everything around her and excels at communication in all forms for our team and beyond. 

Fave Okanagan Location: Walking, running, or cycling along Abbott Street through every season (particularly in spring when the magnolias are in bloom). 

Go-to OKGN styling: Cursive tan long sleeve, paired with high-waisted bottoms, and fave accessories. 

What does the Okanagan Lifestyle mean to you?
Creating your own unique path + supporting community through the journey. 




Mimi Mutahi

Sales + Community Lead
Mimi is our rockstar community builder. She makes meaningful connections with partners that align with our values and works with our amazing regional wholesale suppliers. 

Fave Okanagan Location: Any patio in the sun, literally any patio!

Go-to OKGN Apparel: Align Hoodie (so excited about our limited edition Tie-dye version!)

What does the Okanagan Lifestyle mean to you?

Balance in all senses. Weather, landscape, and living - it's finding balance in working hard and playing hard.




Emma Tassie

Shop + Marketing Coordinator

Our creative lead- behind almost every post & story you see, the vision comes from Emma with the help of the team. She is often behind the camera getting the best shot. Emma keeps our shop in tip-top shape and brings A+ service to our customers. 

Fave Okanagan Location: I grew up and live in Coldstream in North Okanagan, so definitely there... Kalamalka Lake especially.

OKGN Humblebrag: The Okanagan Rail Trail connects from Vernon all the way to Kelowna so I can bike to work along the lake!

What does the Okanagan Lifestyle mean to you? Four-season living for sure. My favourite seasons are spring and summer. Warmth, wildflowers, swimming, and exploring. 



Alicia Sieben

Studio Assistant

Alicia supports us in the shop, processes orders, and provides our customers with friendly and kind service. She also lends her creative eye to our Thrifted Program. 

Fave Okanagan Location: Kalamalka Lake for a sunset picnic.

Go-to OKGN apparel: The oversized tee! Hands down.

What does the Okanagan Lifestyle mean to you? From mountain to lake we can adventure in all the best ways. Simply being and living to the fullest on this beautiful land we call home.    


We're currently hiring for seasonal staff, if you are passionate about OKGN and interested in working with us please send your resume and cover letter to our General Manager, Nicole Gerber at nicole@okgn.ca