Mercedes is passionate about arming others with the power and knowledge to build strong routines that promote a healthy, balanced life. As Chief of Staff, she uses her background in management consulting to build a strong focus on employee engagement and improve business operations by identifying friction points. Mercedes works with the team to promote communication, alignment, goals, engagement, and accountability.
Always trying to deepen her understanding of the bigger picture, she’s not afraid to ask bold questions and encourages others to do the same. Whether she’s leading a workshop or walking her dog, Mercedes brings a sense of authenticity and wonder to everything she does.
She resides in the Greater Cleveland area with her family, pets and over 200 (thriving-ish) houseplants. In her spare time, she enjoys practicing meditation, appreciating nature, growing food and fostering dogs for her local animal rescue.
Mercedes is a certified Mindful Leader and Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction instructor.
Her current favorite quote: “And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.” – Marianne Williamson