Co-creator at Loomio and CEO of Kaplan Consulting LLC (USA)
MJ is a social entrepreneur, consultant and network dot connector who weaves across communities to enable groups to align purpose and operationalize innovative collaborative practices. She contributes to several passions : Loomio, Kaplan Consulting, teaching/mentoring and serving on 3 boards - Loomio, Social Enterprise Greenhouse and Commerce RI. MJ founded Kaplan Consulting in 2000, a consulting network that works globally with groups to gain clarity about shared purpose and to design innovative approaches to work that are deeply human-centered, agile and adaptive.
In 2013 MJ was Ian Axford Fulbright Fellow in New Zealand. MJ was awarded the Cordes Innovation Fellowship by Asoka U and honored as The Outstanding Mentor for RI Business Women Awards. MJ earned her M.Ed. from Harvard University and B.A. Brown University