Co-Founder / Chief of Strategy + Operations: Conscious Company |
Maren’s experience spans multiple industries and locations. She brings her systems thinking as well as art and design background to Conscious Company with creativity, hard work, and grit being at the core of her work history.
Born and raised in downtown Chicago, her career has taken her to many locations, and now she splits her time between Boulder, CO and the Pacific Northwest. She was a chef for nearly 15 years cooking in high-end restaurants, running her own catering business, and then managing large teams at two of Whole Foods Market’s flagship locations.
During her undergrad days she studied art and philosophy of aesthetics at Bard College. Maren also received her MBA in Sustainable Systems from Pinchot University (formerly Bainbridge Graduate Institute) in 2015. She is Conscious Company’s Co-founder and Chief of Strategy + Operations.