Meet The Team

Our friendly and professional staff are ready to help with your project!
Always striving for the best for our customers, the entire staff at Gilded Moon Framing regularly attends training sessions with industry leaders to keep abreast on how to best handle your fine art. We are well versed in current standards in conservation and archival framing. Our selection is vast and we gladly guide customers in selecting the best design for your works of art!

Paul Choma

Designer - Special Projects - Owner

Paul joined Gilded Moon Framing in 2004 and has helped steer the business to the success it is today.

Paul's design style is to complement art with that perfect timeless frame. Paul has always loved woodworking and has amassed a collection of tools to build the perfect frame.
When not building the perfect frame, you can find Paul teaching snow skiing in winter and water skiing in summer.

Jill Choma

Designer - Special Projects - Owner

Jill began custom framing in 1999 and brings a background of architectural and interior design.

She has continuously studied techniques specializing in archival framing to best protect your artwork.

Collaboration on special projects is always welcome and Jill specializes in designing and framing three dimensional works of art.

When not framing you can find Jill traveling in search of the perfect canolli and chai tea!

Stacy Lee

Designer - Production Manager

Stacy joined Gilded Moon Framing in 2012. She graduated from Paier College of Art, Summa Cum Laude, earning a bachelor’s degree in Fine Art with a concentration in Illustration.

With her high attention to detail in her paintings, she finds framing to be an appropriate fit. Stacy’s strong background in fine art and art history can bring a wealth of knowledge to your frame design.

When not in the frame shop Stacy is ruled by her adopted cat Leo, two dogs and Hopper the Molucccan Cockatoo.

Helen Avitabile

Designer - Special Projects

Helen joined Gilded Moon Framing in 2014.

She has a background in photography and design. She is excited to assist you create a framing design that suits your taste and needs. If you have a specific idea in mind or need a bit more creative guidance, Helen will be there with fresh ideas and archival expertise to help you make the best decisions in design and technique for your valuable works of art.

Helen is our resident chowhound and always knows the best places to eat.

Danielle Weckesser


Danielle joins the design team at Gilded Moon Framing after a few year hiatus. She holds a master’s degree in art education with a concentration in painting and graphic design from SUNY New Paltz. Her love of art and color will shine through as she designs the perfect frame for your special piece. 

When she’s not teaching art, framing art or making art, you can find her spending her “not so free”  time with her kids, husband and pets.