Welcome to The Simple Good family!

Together, we are building a legacy of more peaceful, just, and connected communities. We are beyond grateful for the wonderful team we’ve built, and pledge to enhance the mental health of young people by guiding them to discover positivity within themselves and around the world. It all starts by finding your ‘simple good’!

Priya Shah

Founder & CEO

Ollie Tousius

Manager of Teaching & Learning

Jessica Garner

Operations Coordinator

Zoe Coulter

Development & Marketing Coordinator

Jill Cannon

Chief Operating Officer


Priya Shah

Founder & CEO

Stephanie Pirishis

Lysi Consulting

Dave Van Suan

Great Wolf Lodge

Shilpa Gokhale

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Andre Bastos

Open Co

Lynn Slawsky

Rotary International

Swathi Staley

YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago

Udayan Kolandra

Upshot Agency


Missy Perkins

Paint the City

Shalu Mirza

Bank of America

Kasey Steward

McKinsey & Company

Sholanda Magness

Great Wolf

Daniel Heiniger

Communities in Schools of Chicago

Melvin Mulanthara

Northern Trust Corporation

Tammy Slatinsky

Quirky Media

Danielle Campbell


Roshni Shah

DePaul University

Damiane Nickles

Apologue Cocktail Co.


Connect with us & learn more about joining our growing family as we work to bring The Simple Good to new places around the world!

Partner With Us

Connect, support, and learn from our students by hosting a showcase at your company! Spread the 'simple good’ and join the movement!


Get Involved

Make an impact by volunteering at one of our upcoming events, youth showcases, or initiatives.


Your Support

The continuation of our subsidized programming across Chicago is dependent on contributions from artists, community members, and supporters like you!