Kathie Rudie

Kathie has a degree in business with a minor in commercial art. She has recently retired from 14 years as an adult Ed Jewelry instructor. Before arriving at Apex in 2004, her previous job was in the jewelry inventory department and sales at Fortunoff’s. In addition, she regularly worked as their hands-on fashion show jewelry coordinator. She has also managed 2 Lord and Taylor and Saks 5th Ave Jewelry departments. She also had her own ETSY shop that featured her jewelry creations. Her jewelry has won numerous awards and has been featured in several magazines.

After taking a break from having a family, Kathie now manages the business and has been the insurance specialist for Apex Orthopedic Rehabilitation in Paramus, NJ, since 2004.

Kathie fills her weekends traveling, participating in fundraisers, and enjoying concerts. She is also an active member of the RBA, NY. She loves being outside, swimming, boating, canoeing, and planning for her next jewelry designs.