Courtney considers herself a deeply passionate individual, which shows in the work that she does. She has obtained her Bachelors in management, marketing and sustainability studies from Webster University. She’s also working on becoming certified in health and life coaching at the international Health Coach Institute. Other than MCE, she has worked with the nonprofits the Missouri Botanical Garden, earthday365, Nonprofit Marketers Network, and the United Nations. At earthday365, she helped to coordinate and run one of the largest Earth Day celebrations in the country, the St. Louis Earth Day Festival. In her free time, she indulges in reading, painting, yoga and meditation, appreciating nature, raising money for charity and loving on her cat, July.