Our Dream Team 2019-10-02T14:26:24+00:00

Our Dream Team

The Ellivate Alliance Dream Team is a team of expert instructors, facilitators, coaches and mentors that dreams right alongside our women and helps them turn their dreams into reality. We are dedicated to sharing our individual and collective wisdom and experience with all Ellivate Alliance members. We care about each and every member and are here to support her through education and mentorship. Many of us also provide members with special offers on our products and services.

Learn more about any of our Ellivate Alliance Dream Team members by clicking on her name below.

Megan Alarid – Megan’s passion is helping business owners grow and achieve their goals. As the founder of Heightened Leaders, she works closely with entrepreneurs to implement the Entrepreneurial Operating System, a practical, proven system which helps business owners simplify, clarify and achieve their vision.

Kim Barnes – Kim founded Barnes Team Media to help people get comfortable and confident on camera for video, media interviews, and live-streaming. Kim leverages her 25+ years of experience as an award-winning television personality to help others boost their brand and bottom line through one-on-one consulting, group workshops and online training.

Sarah Elliott, PCC, CPA – Sarah founded the Ellivate Alliance to connect people, ideas and resources in a way that creates powerful new opportunities to elevate women entrepreneurs. Sarah also co-founded a leadership development firm, Intend2Lead, that partners with CPAs and CPA organizations to help them create a new Dimension of Possible through coaching, group learning and program design. She is honored as one of the Most Powerful Women in Accounting by CPA Practice Advisor (2017-2019).

Nicole Linko – As the founder of Linko IT & Web Solutions, Nicole loves sharing the knowledge of IT with others, helping them be empowered by their tech instead of intimidated by it. Nicole and her team provide IT and website services, including setting up e-mail, creating and maintaining websites, software installations, hardware support and consulting on virtually any other technology-related issues.

Kyla Martin – As a coach and consultant (Kyla Martin Consulting), Kyla helps her clients take transformational steps to live the life they imagined. Her passion is helping women uncover and apply their purpose in life, including overcoming limitations and creating an actionable roadmap.

Mariette Martinez, EAMariette’s focus is helping entrepreneurs succeed by streamlining their financial management process through education and leveraging technology. As a mompreneur herself, Mariette believes in elevating women who are building a business while maintaining a strong household. She also is passionate about providing learning opportunities and financial solutions to the Spanish-speaking small business community.

Misty Megia – Misty founded the Theater of Marketing to train small businesses how to do big marketing on a small budget. Misty is driven to help people succeed in whatever it is they love to do. She is also the Head of Accounting Programs and Education Strategy at TSheets and was recently named as one of the Most Powerful Women in Accounting by CPA Practice Advisor.

Jennifer Reck – As an attorney, Jennifer enjoys supporting small businesses with expert legal advice at a reasonable cost. She specializes in creating clear, plain-English contracts and helping clients understand complex contracts. She is also a certified HR professional and assists her clients with employment manuals and policies to support a positive work culture.

Jacqueline Rixen – As the founder of Rixen Law, Jacqueline serves as general counsel for small businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofits. She helps with business and corporate law, entity formation, contracts, buy-sell agreements, succession planning, mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, corporate governance, and solid legal advice.

Carri Scuba – Carri is a certified professional coach and the founder of Core Vision Concepts. She loves to work with risk takers who are willing to go outside of their comfort zone to access a level of possibility previously unimagined before. She helps entrepreneurs get out of their own way and obtain powerful new results.

June Shrewsbury – June uses her unique blend of education and experience to help individuals successfully navigate career and life transitions as the founder and president of JR Shrewsbury Coaching and Consulting. She is an author, ICF-certified coach and an accomplished businesswoman with more than 27 years of operational experience leading large, diverse organizations.

Emily Soccorsy – As the co-founder of Root + River, Emily believes that branding is first a spiritual exercise. She collaborates with entrepreneurs to build brands rich with meaning and connection and coaches them to share their core truth with the world by enhancing the effectiveness of marketing collateral and social media strategy.

Amy Vetter, CPA, CITP, CGMA – Amy is an engaging, heartfelt storyteller who motivates entrepreneurs and women in business to become the authentic and cherished leaders they’re meant to be by helping them identify their purpose and mission in life and align it with the work they do. Amy is a dynamic mix of yin and yang – she is a CPA, yoga instructor, woman tech executive, third-generation female entrepreneur and honored as one of the Most Powerful Women in Accounting by CPA Practice Advisor.

Kristi Vitali, PT, LMT – Kristi is an expert myofascial release practitioner, personal development coach and yoga teacher. Kristi helps her clients recognize and release self-limiting behaviors and beliefs, as well as unconscious holding patterns in the body that can hold them back from what they want most in life. Kristi is also the founder of the Be Well Austin Center & Be Well Yoga House, which combines therapeutic body treatments with education, lifestyle coaching, yoga and mindfulness based practices to address the whole person: body, mind and spirit.