Working Order Records was created and is run by Stephen Petix, Katherine Taylor and Kristy Lupejkis.
Stephen has an extensive background in music, promotions and the nonprofit world. He has 15 yearsof experience with successful music event promotions in Washington, D.C. along with 14 years of experience working with grants and contracts for academic research. Stephen holds a B.A. in Marketing from the Catholic University of America and an M.S. in Media and Strategic Communication from the George Washington University. His academic interests includeglobal challenges related to water rights. Stephen has been a touring musician since the age of sixteen and is currently in a Washington, D.C.-based electronic band.
Katherine is a business consultant specializing in social media and digital communications. For seven years she has worked with small businesses and organizations, giving her a unique appreciation for detail and a love of crafting bespoke digital marketing plans. After studying digital media and web technologies at the University of Maryland, she went on to work with both the Smithsonian and CNN by collaborating with their marketing and interactive departments to create and implement comprehensive social media strategies for a variety of programs, special exhibitions, and events. She has been studying and performing music since the age of nine and is currently in a Washington, D.C.-based electronic band.
Kristy works in the regulatory policy space in Washington, DC. A classically-trained musician, she has played with various, punk, ska and hardcore bands over the past twenty years. Kristy is currently pursuing an M.P.H. at Harvard University.