(571) 398-0404

JOHN KLAPPERICH

Company Owner

John got his start in beekeeping after retiring from the Army. His passion for quality supplies grew into what we now know as The Bee Store.

(571) 398-0404

ELIZABETH SUZE

Beekeeper

An Army veteran, mother of 3, and established member of the New Dominion Choraliers, Elizabeth is a lover of bees and all insects.

(571) 398-0404

MARJORIE HEWITT

Professional Soapster

While Marjorie’s husband and daughter tend to the bees, she has perfected the delicate art of soapmaking with the hive’s components. She is well known in the soaping world and is very knowledgeable with soap and bee questions alike.

(571) 398-0404

ELSA KLAPPERICH

Co-Owner

Elsa is the creative genius behind most of the Sweet Sophia products. She is an avid crafter and amazing baker.

(571) 398-0404

TERI SEGAL

Beekeeper

An avid gardener for years, expanding into beekeeping was a natural progression for Teri. When she isn't tending to her bees you can find her paddling on the Occoquan River with Prince William Rowing Club.