Jarret Alan Schlaff has lived in Detroit since 2010 and currently calls Detroit’s eastside in the Charlevoix Villages community home. He is committed to fostering neighborhood resilience and developing opportunities for sustainable, community driven job creation accessible to all. He is a maker and the Co-founder and CEO of Pingree Detroit, a worker-owned, community based design and manufacturing house founded in January 2015. In Pingree’s Detroit workshop on Woodward and Milwaukee, Detroiters and US veterans handcraft bags, urban utility footwear, and accessories using leather upcycled from the American auto industry. Jarret is committed to not only paying a living wage but reimagining what it means to wage a living.
Jarret is Participating in these Events
- The State of Circularity: Key Updates on the Progress Toward Circular Business Models - Workshop on Monday, 3 June, 2019 at 13:30:00