NEW ULM Hope and Faith Floral, which has locations in Madelia, New Ulm, and Sleepy Eye, has added Kelly Schnittger as a floral designer to its staff.
She is a graduate of Minneapolis Floral Design School. She gained experience in floral design while working under the direction of prominent designer Michael Gafney, who is the founder of the American Schools of Flower Design and who also trained Oprah Winfrey's staff at Harpo Productions.
Schnittger grew up in the Lake Washington area and now lives in Blue Earth. She was previously self-employed and most recently worked at Gartzke's Greenhouse in Blue Earth. She will be one of the lead designers and work at all three locations for Hope and Faith.