The Mock Team

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Anthony Mock

President | Designer

Anthony Mock is a native of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. With over 18 years of jewelry experience and one of the few master jewelers in Pennsylvania. Anthony Mock has studied and interned under multiple master bench jewelers — growing his craft and also refining the details of stone setting at New Approach School for Jewelers.

Anthony Mock has spent over 10 years in the wholesale loose diamond business. Buying and selling the best quality diamonds at the possible price for his customers. Making multiple connections with companies all over the world. Bringing the details and quality in getting the best diamonds for jewelry stores, now he brings the same passion to the retail consumer.

Having a passion for luxury jewelry and working for some of the most sought-after companies in the world, Anthony knows how the finished product should look and feel for the customer. Whether the customer is spending a hundred dollars or a hundred thousand dollars, the finished product must achieve perfection.

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Charity Valente

VP of Sales and Customer Care

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Charity was born and raised in a small town south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She worked her way through college as both a salesperson at an independent jewelry store and as a high school cheerleading coach. Charity graduated Magna Cum Laude from California University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Public Relations and a minor in French.  Immediately after, she landed the position of Media Director for a wholesale jewelry manufacturer in downtown Pittsburgh. There, she handled the advertising, marketing, graphic design, photography, and customer relations for the company.  During this time, she moved to the South Hills of Pittsburgh, married her BFF she fell in love with at 18, and had two amazing kids that keep her on the go!

She then accepted the position of Operations Manager at another independent jewelry store where she was responsible for all aspects of daily operations, social media accounts, content creation, sales, customer satisfaction, and quality control. Charity says, “there’s nothing better than a happy customer! I love making people precisely what they want for the best price possible. That’s my overall goal at Mock & Co.” She loves to create new concepts and designs for jewelry, and prides herself on her expertise after 20 years in the industry.

In her spare time, Charity now coaches both youth cheerleading and soccer and loves to volunteer at her kids’ school.  She has a passion for Pittsburgh sports teams, cooking, reading, travel, theater, gaming, and has been to hundreds of concerts! She is a creative, people-person with a happy, genuine spirit and is a great asset to the Mock & Co. team.

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Stephanie Engel

VP of Design and Manufacturing

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Stephanie Engel is a native of Western Pennsylvania with over seven years of experience in custom jewelry design.  Stephanie attended the University of the Arts in Philadelphia where she earned her bachelor’s degree in illustration.  She now resides in Pittsburgh.

Drawing on her degree and practical jewelry bench experience, Stephanie excels in the intricacies of jewelry design and construction.  She is not only experienced in creating custom pieces from the ground up, but specializes in re-styling old materials into new, one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces.  Her use of CAD software in creating unique designs is backed up by her extensive knowledge of artistic styles.  She has created designs for a wide variety of clients from all over the world.

When not designing and building jewelry, Stephanie enjoys hanging out with her dog Freddy, collecting vintage Lucite and Bakelite jewelry, watching movies, and producing art in a variety of different mediums.

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Molly Pashel

Director of High Value Clientele

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Molly is from the eastern suburbs of Pittsburgh and has always had a passion for jewelry. She started in grade school making friendship bracelets and then grew to re-purposing and re-designing old costume jewelry as a hobby. While studying Sociology and Anthropology at West Virginia University, Molly decided to take a metal smithing class as an elective and fell in love with making her own designs from concept to finished piece.

Upon graduation, she went into Event Marketing. Molly traveled the US specializing in large scale events, but between events never stopped making jewelry. Finally, she decided to follow her passion and dove into the jewelry industry head first. Earning her stripes at one of the largest independent jewelry stores in the country, Molly has spent years  learning all aspects of the business, engrossed in diamonds, gemstones and fine Swiss timepieces.

She has now joined the Mock&Co team as Director of High Value Clientele and has brought more than just enthusiasm to the table. Molly has hit the ground running and loves to build lasting relationships with her clients. When asked what her favorite part of the job is, Molly responded, “I love being apart of my clients’ milestones. Plus everyone’s always happy to see the jeweler!”

Molly currently lives with her Boston terrier Lucy and husband Geoff outside of Pittsburgh.

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Danielle Hawkins

VP Marketing & Acquisition

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Danielle was raised in the suburbs of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. After earning her degree in Psychology, Sociology, and Communications, Danielle left the mental health care industry to follow her love of jewelry which began at a young age. Trained by the best in the field, Danielle quickly learned about quality diamonds, suitable designs and making pieces to suit a client’s style and budget.

Through her apprenticeship with Mock&Co, she developed creative and professional skills that make her an invaluable asset to the company. In just a few short years, Danielle became the President of Sales and Operations for Mock&Co. At Mock & Co, Danielle participates in the creation of the jewelry and is inspired by the amazing craftsmanship of each custom piece. Along with the desire to help share Mock&Co with the world, Anthony gave Danielle the responsibility for marketing and advertising.

Danielle focuses primarily on strategic business developing, marketing programs and brand marketing. Danielle thrives on challenges, particularly those that expands the companies reach. “I want Mock&Co to be shared with the world!”