Stacey is the founder of Quintessence, a website featuring written, photographic, and video content on design and lifestyle. Stacey is a creative collaborator, skilled curator, and dot connector. She has collaborated on content and/or events with several prestigious companies and has been a featured speaker and moderator at many public and private design-related functions.

In addition, Stacey received her degree in the History of Art and Architecture from Brown University and worked as an art director for 17 years at publishing powerhouse Simon & Schuster. She is a proud mother of four children and currently lives with her husband in their Nantucket island home, where she continues to bring Quintessence, an online guide to noteworthy people, places, and products worldwide.