Welcome to The Simple Good family!

TSG was founded on the ideals of human connection, empathy and gratitude. We are beyond grateful for the wonderful team we’ve built, and pledge to positively impact global youth by connecting the meaning of ‘good’ from around the world.

Priya Shah

Founder & CEO

Ollie Tousius

Program Coordinator & Lead Teaching Artist

Jessica Garner

Executive Assistant

Kitty Kenyon

Marketing Coordinator & Teaching Artist


Priya Shah

Founder & CEO

Stephanie Pirishis

Great Wolf Lodge

Tyrone Jordan

Marsh & McLennan Agency

Jason Pirock

Aparium Hotel Group

Dave Van Suan

Great Wolf Lodge

Shilpa Gokhale

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Jim Lasko

Guild Row

Mike Healy

Guild Row

Judith Allen

Community in the Schools Chicago

Andre Bastos

Open Co

Lynn Slawsky

Rotary International


Tammy Job

Quirky Media

Missy Perkins

Paint the City

Shana Hafner

Universal Owl

Breanne Bradley

Discovery Education

Anna del Castillo

Communities in Schools Chicago

Missy Perkins

The Brainchild Collective

Shalu Mirza

Bank of America

Kasey Steward

Myefski Architects, Inc

Sholanda Magness

Great Wolf

Nick Heineman

Communties Roots Union


Kris Christian

Chicago French Press

Shannon Lindsey

Bluestar Silicone


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, bring ‘the simple good’ and join the movement!


Get Involved

Be the change in our community by volunteering at one of our upcoming events, youth showcases or initiatives.


Your Support

The continuation of our subsidised programming in underserved communities in Chicago are dependent on contributions from artists, community members and supporters.