Rona Chang created OTTO FINN in late 2014. She is the CEO, principal designer, chief textile enthusiast. She studied printmaking and photography at The Cooper Union School of Art. Rona worked for many years photographing art for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, other collections, galleries, and museums. Originally from NYC, she and her husband are currently renovating an old house in Pittsburgh with their kids Otto & Etta. OTTO FINN began with Rona sewing clothes out of her fabric stash for Otto during his naps.


Melanie Yi is our patternmaker and technical details guru. She oversees production and quality control for a good portion of our products. She has over 25 years of experience in the apparel manufacturing field.

Zoe Grubbs is head of production.

Madeline Farina is our marketing manager and helps out with things such as the newsletter, social media planning, and other marketing efforts.