Meet the Team

    Meet the Team

    • Marie Schwartz

      CEO & Founder

      Marie launched TeenLife Media in 2007 after moving to Boston with her husband and two middle school sons and discovering that there were no information resources for families with older children. She got started by selling a printed "TeenLife Guide to Summer in Boston" to parents in area schools.

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      Janice Haller

      Product Operations Manager

      Janice joined TeenLife in 2020. Before joining TeenLife she worked as a content creator, manager, and developer in the legal tech industry. She has an undergraduate degree in Philosophy from UCLA and a Juris Doctorate from the University of San Francisco School of Law. In her spare time, she loves to play piano, cook, and watch documentaries.

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      Christine LeMaire

      Account Director

      Christine is a senior accounts manager specializing in marketing consultation and advertising sales. Before joining TeenLife in May of 2014, as a visionary entrepreneur, she had founded and built six successful businesses and was responsible in the development of multi-millions in sales revenues.

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      Brenda Boos

      Senior Account Manager

      Brenda is a senior accounts manager specializing in marketing consultation and advertising sales. After attending Evangel College and Missouri State University, she worked in the stainless steel manufacturing industry for 12 years, sold structural steel for 10 years, and then worked in the career exploration field for 3 years. She and her husband have two grown children and three granddaughters which are the center of their lives. In her spare time she enjoys baking, reading, playing piano, and sewing.

    • Nancy Li

      Marketing & Client Success Manager

      Prior to joining TeenLife in 2021, Nancy was a research associate studying epigenetics at UCLA, taught undergraduate chemistry at UC San Diego, and worked in biotech as a Scientist and Environmental Health and Safety Specialist in the clinical diagnostics field. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from UCLA and a Master of Science in Chemistry from UC San Diego. In her free time she enjoys baking, gardening, and listening to podcasts and audiobooks.

    • Dustin Silvaer

      Marketing & Communications Associate

      Dustin Silvaer joined the TeenLife team in 2022. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he earned his Bachelor's Degree in Business Entrepreneurship. With a passion for working with educators, counselors, and advisors, Dustin's role at TeenLife focuses on enhancing the company's reach and impact in the community. In his free time, Dustin enjoys hiking, watching movies, and listening to podcasts.

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      Alexander Grant

      Lead Developer