Hannah Becker, Co-Founder and President
Armed with years of startup and technology experience, Hannah is a successful serial entrepreneur with a love for marketing strategy, UI/UX design, and web development. Hannah has worked with local organizations to advise and instruct young people on software development and entrepreneurship. She specializes in enabling businesses to succeed in the digital world by creating tools and campaigns that grow brand presence, reputation, conversions, and engagement. Hannah’s passion Iies in empowering and supporting women to have the confidence and skills to grow into their own as professionals and achieve their happiest, most fulfilled selves. When not at High Tide, she runs an online health and fitness coaching business.
Lexi Boese, Co-Founder and Vice President
Joining Hannah at High Tide is communications and marketing expert, Lexi Boese. After creating her own speaking program for the public school district in Albuquerque at 20 years old, Lexi has gone on to become a communications entrepreneur. At 23, Lexi joined a biotechnology startup and created a strategy that not only commercialized its first 8 products worldwide but helped them raise over a quarter of a million dollars. Since then, she has commercialized other start-up organizations, ranging from biotechnology to kung-fu studios. As a writer, creative strategist and communications expert, Lexi’s passions lie in understanding people and helping them match them with products or services that will better their lives. When she’s not working you can find her at Boese Brew Co supporting her husband’s businesses, or exploring the outdoors. She is currently working on her first novel.
Amanda Stevenson, Social Media & Marketing Specialist
Amanda is a Marketing Specialist, wearing hats ranging from digital marketing strategist to event coordinator. She worked as a Communications Specialist for a Seattle-based public relations firm, Strategies 360, a Marketing Assistant with, Lavu Inc. and a Marketing Coordinator with the Canadian-based cannabis company, iAnthus Capital Management, where she coordinated all marketing operations for the Florida-based company, GrowHealthy. Amanda’s favorite free time activity is to drive back roads and explore the mountains with her fiancé, Tyler, and their two fur babies, Alyza and Bisco.
Megan Bodehiemer, Marketing Strategist
Megan grew up in Aurora, Colorado, and moved to New Mexico to attend school and play on the Women’s Soccer Team for the University of New Mexico. Upon graduating, she decided to stay in the land of enchantment and to pursue a career in marketing. Megan currently works for both TLC and Viante New Mexico and helps both organizations with their marketing initiatives. She is also the Communications Chair for the Corporate Volunteer Council of New Mexico and was the President of the Young Professionals Association. She also volunteers for the Junior Achievement, New Mexico Chapter. She developed and executed numerous campaigns across all platforms. Megan currently lives in Albuquerque with her husband, Sean, and their son, Bodie.
Sarah Blake, Operations Coordinator
Sarah is an organizational master who is known for her ability to communicate effectively, identify problems and provide solutions (and keep the High Tide ship running with ease). Her initiative and commitment to learning new things have pushed her to excel in both her personal and professional life. She uses the lessons she learns and combines them with her personal experience to bring a new level of passion and drive into everything that she does. That passion and drive allowed her to learn how to build her first website from scratch, publish a book and start a podcast right out of high school.
As the Operations Coordinator at High Tide, Sarah keeps the team tidy and efficient, as she specializes in maintaining team organization and supporting projects as fast as she can learn about them. When not at High Tide, Sarah is an avid skier and snowboarder, an author and a dog enthusiast.
Mukesh Kumar, Tech Guru
Mukesh Sharan is a hardcore, Full-Stack Web Developer with a head for marketing and design strategy. He loves being involved in both the planning and execution of web development projects, ranging from PHP and back-end dev to front-end UI. His keen eye for detail allows him the ability to create and pick up on details the naked eye might miss. He assists High Tide in website development and UX/UI strategy. When he’s not working, he loves traveling with his wife.
Lizzie Benson, Graphic Designer
Lizzie is a graphic and web designer with seven years of experience creating, maintaining and elevating beautiful, impactful brands online and off. With a degree in journalism, and background ranging from digital marketing and copywriting to blogging and social media strategy, Lizzie considers herself a multi-passionate creative entrepreneur. When she’s not at High Tide, Lizzie can be found designing brands and websites for fellow female business owners at her one-woman creative studio in Chicago, curled up with a good book, or bothering her cat Scully.
Amanda Charney, Content Creation Specialist
Born and raised in Hermosa Beach, Amanda is a true Californian. Upon graduating from the University of Southern California, she began working as a consultant helping small businesses establish and grow their online presence. Her writing has been featured on websites such as TheatreMania. One of Amanda’s favorite parts about writing is having the opportunity to submerge herself fully into a new topic. In addition to consulting, Amanda is a professional actress and singer. She relates writing content to learning a new character, both requiring immersion, empathy and focus. When she’s not at High Tide, you can find her baking, hiking around Southern California, rock climbing, and doting on her cat.
Julian Sutter, SEO Expert and Digital Polymath
Driven by curiosity, competitiveness, and creativity, Julian is a digital jack of all trades, master of SEO. What started as a teen hobby in the late ’90s turned into a career of building online brands and startups. After building his client list in Southern California with clients such as Coachella / Goldenvoice, Viacom, and Natrol; he moved to New Mexico to continue honing his skills and focused on a handful of exclusive projects and clients. Overtime his experience in Search Engine Optimization, particularly local SEO, has created a competitive advantage for his select clients and projects. He is excited to continue growing his portfolio with High Tide. When he isn’t at High Tide, Julian is a vocal and emphatic father, diving headfirst into the role of primary parent to support his brilliant badass wife Allyson.