Courtney Mizel was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. She attended the Wharton School of Business and then moved to Los Angeles where she currently resides. Courtney also received her law degree from USC Law School. Courtney has worked as a consultant with a number of businesses, from startups to established operations, both for profit and not-for-profit, advising them in the areas of operations, business development, marketing, and change management. In 2009, Courtney was diagnosed with stage 2b breast cancer. Courtney is a Sharsheret peer supporter, and Co-Chair of Sharsheret’s California Community Advisory Committee. In her free time Courtney enjoys travel, reading, and fitness. Courtney is the mother of two beautiful girls, Zoe and Isabella.