Meet the Caring Leadership Team

Heather R. Younger

CEO, EMPLOYEE FANATIX

Heather Younger is a best-selling author, speaker, consultant, facilitator, and the CEO & Founder of Employee Fanatix, a leading employee engagement, and leadership development consulting and training firm.

Ashley Rivera

COMMUNITY MANAGER

Ashley Rivera is a marketing professional who believes in the power of authenticity. She focuses on helping companies build brand loyalty and awareness through organic interactions with their audiences.
She has worked in commercial real estate and commercial insurance industries in the past, helping them grow their market share.

Ashley received her BA in Marketing from The University of Texas at Dallas, where she currently lives. When she's not working, she enjoys traveling, trying new food, and spending time with her family.

Monica Thornton

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Monica cares about serving people, specifically serving those within businesses first in order to better serve others through business. 

With more than six years of experience at Chick-fil-A, she most recently served as a director who worked to promote the company’s vision and improve the company’s culture. Most notably, she created the company’s website in order to improve communication across the team of 80+ employees. She also created an HR position to ensure that the team felt safe and cared for.