Chief Executive Officer
Doug brings nearly forty years of business leadership experience to Kangaroo Coffee in his role as Chief Executive Officer. A serial entrepreneur, he has launched and led an array of businesses, social enterprises, and not-for-profit organizations all committed to the common good. As a sustainable business consultant, he has designed strategic roadmaps, organizational models and operational platforms for a diverse array of local, regional, national and global entities.
He has also been integral to the founding, development and leadership of prominent national and international sustainable business associations including Business for Social Responsibility, Business Alliance for Local Living Economies and the American Sustainable Business Council. In addition he has served in leadership board positions for numerous education, environmental and social justice community organizations.
Initially, Doug began his work with Kangaroo Coffee in 2015 as a consultant and then fell in love with the company and the Springs. He assumed the position of Chief Executive Officer and General Instigator in 2016. In his “free time” you’ll find him on the basketball court, golf course or best of all, goofing around with his two remarkable grandchildren while enjoying a fine cup of Kangaroo Coffee.
Vice President of Business Operations
Hannah first started at Kangaroo Coffee as a barista in 2013. Due to a love of the company, the staff, and the customers, she advanced through roles as an Assistant Manager, Store Manager, General Manager, Operations Manager to finally where she now serves as Vice President of Business Operations. This path has fostered her understanding of Kangaroo Coffee as a whole and continuously proves to be of great benefit to her current position.
When she is not handling the daily on-goings of Kangaroo Coffee, Hannah is exploring the world of wine, environmental science, photography, local eateries, and boxing; all the while making time for her cat, Stella.
New Center Point Lead Barista
Katie started at Kangaroo Coffee in the spring of 2019, where she quickly became the Lead Barista of our New Center Point location. She continuously strives to bring her team together as a family and make sure her coworkers know they are more than just employees. She loves creating relationships with all her customers and getting to know them as if they were family.
Outside of work Katie spends her free time exploring with her husband and daughter.
8th Street Lead Barista
Olivia started at Kangaroo at the end of summer 2019 and fell in love with it. She has wanted to be a barista for a while and believes she chose the best place possible. Becoming a Lead has been really exciting for her because she loves her job and is happy to move up in the company. Outside of work she likes hanging out with friends, watching The Office, and going for hikes!
Fillmore Lead Barista