Dr. Geoffrey Alan Gray Founder Head of Research The founder and President of Heeluxe who started the company by building custom high heels in a garage. He is the driving force behind Heeluxe’s mission to “Make Better Shoes.” Dr. Gray is inspired by the works of Salvatore Ferragamo and Bill Bowerman and their efforts to…

Last school attended/highest degree? Principia College, B.A. Business Administration   Favorite shoe of all time? Hoka One One Bondi – they allow me to run in comfort as I start to feel creeks and cracks in the body!   Favorite testing to do at Heeluxe? Fit and comfort.   It’s the worst feeling to buy a…

Matt Trost Research Assistant Last school attended/highest degree? American Fitness and Nutrition Academy Favorite shoe of all time? Adidas Dragon Favorite testing to do at Heeluxe? Force Plate / Run Through If you control the radio, what band/station are you putting on? Mozart to Metallica What activities do you like to do in Santa Barbara?…

Last school attended/highest degree? Bachelors degree in Creative Writing from Westmont College Favorite shoe of all time? I love the Hoka One One Speedgoat Favorite testing to do at Heeluxe? I love testing that takes us out of the lab and into the real life scenarios in which the product will be used What activities…

Last school attended/highest degree? Univeristy of California, Santa Barbara with a bachelor’s degree in psychology  Favorite shoe of all time? Superga ‘Acot Linea’ Sneaker Favorite testing to do at Heeluxe? Watching the women’s high heel testing If you control the radio, what band/station are you putting on? Chris Lake/house music What activities do you like…