Kriss Kokoefer has a passion for meaningful and achievable sustainability in workplace design. As the owner of Kay Chesterfield Inc. in Oakland, CA, she is dedicated to advancing the company’s role as a national supplier of contract re-upholstery, slipcovers, and workplace pillows + cushions to all sectors of the commercial furniture industry including corporate, healthcare, education and hospitality organizations. Clients include Salesforce, Genentech, San Francisco International Airport and Kaiser Permanente. Kokoefer has more than 20 years of expertise in both contract furniture and architecture-and-design business. She is an active participant in Alameda County’s StopWaste program. Founded in 1921, Kay Chesterfield Inc. was formally recognized in 2018 by The City of Oakland as one of the City’s innovative Small Business Entrepreneurs.