Meet The Team

We are a small, high performing group with a dynamic set of goals. We work hard, laugh hard and we’re revolutionizing reconnection in a disconnected world.

Dr. Jody Carrington

Founder, (she/her)

Dr. Jody is a psychologist, best-selling author, and public speaker with an affinity for helping teams and organizations overcome their most complex, human-centred problems. Her glowing energy and incomparable ability to connect with audiences result in compelling keynotes and life-changing workshops.

Marti Piller

Executive Director, (she/her)

Marti was Dr. Jody’s first employee in 2016 and she is the glue that keeps us all together, the magic behind the brand. She started her career working for the Alberta Securities Commission in their investigations department before taking an eight-year hiatus to stay home with her three babies. Marti has a diploma in Business Administration and Human Resources.

Our Values

  • Show up passionately authentic
  • Excavate the unsaid
  • Inspire revolutionary change
  • Embody an inclusive community of connection
  • Lead with kindness, but don’t mistake it for weakness

These values are the heart of our business. We’re wired for connection, and together we will go great things. We can’t wait to meet you.

Kaitlyn Beneteau

Head of Marketing, (she/her)

Kaitlyn has been with the company since June 2020 and has many roles within marketing. Before Kaitlyn began her work with Jody, she worked as a Digital Communications Coordinator for a small public relations agency and a marketing assistant in the non-profit sector. Kaitlyn has recently graduated with Bachelor's Degree in Communications with a major in Public Relations from Mount Royal University in Calgary. Kaitlyn loves to find new restaurants and coffee shops in Calgary on the weekends as well as enjoy spending her time outdoors.

Aaron Grant

Director of Business Operations, (he/him)

Aaron’s role is integral to the company as he oversees financial and accounting processes among other things. If you haven’t heard, he is excellent with spreadsheets.

Aaron holds a Masters in Animal Science from Texas A&M University, as well as a Ph.D. in Ruminant Nutrition, from Michigan State University. Previous to his current role, he worked for 15 years as a Feedyard Consultant for Nutrition Services Associates, where he helped his clients to develop and administer managerial and benchmarking programs with the goal of gaining financial success.

When Aaron is not busy keeping the team on the straight and narrow, he can be found at the hockey rink with his three kids or at the kitchen table playing crib with his wife.