Taylor van der Mandele is the President of AMS Imports. She graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelors of Science and received her MBA from University of Massachusetts Amherst. Taylor works directly with artisan groups to develop new products for her clients, and travels the world searching for new rugs and tapestries to bring to the US market. 

Taylor van der Mandele is the President of AMS Imports. She graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelors of Science and received her MBA from University of Massachusetts Amherst. Taylor works directly with artisan groups to develop new products for her clients, and travels the world searching for new rugs and tapestries to bring to the US market. 

Laura Figueroa is the Office Administrator of AMS Imports. She is a recent graduate of Trinity College where she earned a B.A. with Honors in Sociology and a minor in Writing, Rhetoric & Media Arts. Laura's work experience includes social media marketing and management, writing and research. Outside of work Laura enjoys reading, spending time with friends and family, traveling, and cooking and eating new recipes. 

Laura Figueroa is the Office Administrator of AMS Imports. She is a recent graduate of Trinity College where she earned a B.A. with Honors in Sociology and a minor in Writing, Rhetoric & Media Arts. Laura's work experience includes social media marketing and management, writing and research. Outside of work Laura enjoys reading, spending time with friends and family, traveling, and cooking and eating new recipes. 

Anne Schewe founded AMS Imports in 1980 initially importing Swedish designed rugs made in India. It was through an organization called Aid to Artisans that Anne began sourcing rugs from other places around the world. She traveled the globe looking for the most unique rugs, tapestries, and home accessories. 

Anne Schewe founded AMS Imports in 1980 initially importing Swedish designed rugs made in India. It was through an organization called Aid to Artisans that Anne began sourcing rugs from other places around the world. She traveled the globe looking for the most unique rugs, tapestries, and home accessories.