Chicago Team

  • Alissa

    Nickname:
    Random fact:

    I used to be a flight attendant and a teacher.

    When I’m not at COCO, you’ll find me:

    Trying to cover all of Chicago by foot or adding to my list of favorite deep dish joints in the city.

    Three words to describe me:

    Creative, adventurous, happy-go-lucky

    My favorite word:

    mood

    My favorite quote:

    “If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.” Ronald Dahl

    My favorite Minneapolis neighborhood:

    *Chicago neighborhood* Wicker Park- It would take a lifetime to find all the hidden gems in this neighborhood.

    My favorite local bar/restaurant:

    Violet Hour

    The last song I played on my iPod/smartphone:

    High Rule- Touch

    How I describe my job at COCO:

    My job is all about being flexible, thinking on my toes, being creative, inspiring others, helping members build relationships, making everyone in the space feel successful, planting seeds for learning, and so much more.

    If I could have one superpower:

    The ability to apparate.

  • Chloe

    Nickname:
    Random fact:

    I professionally performed for 4 years in the musical, "The American Girls Revue" in the American Girl Doll musical downtown Chicago! I played Felicity!

    When I’m not at COCO, you’ll find me:

    At TJ-MAXX, on set, or on stage.

    Three words to describe me:

    Passionate, driven, sassy.

    My favorite word:

    Obsessed.

    My favorite quote:

    A flower does not compete with the flower next to it, it just blooms.

    My favorite Minneapolis neighborhood:

    PILSEN

    My favorite local bar/restaurant:

    Oiistar

    The last song I played on my iPod/smartphone:

    Kasey Musgraves "Biscuits"

    How I describe my job at COCO:

    To inspire others while continuing to become inspired by others.

    If I could have one superpower:

    TO FLY!