Liina Simren was born and raised in Estonia and moved to Sweden to study at Lunds University where she graduated with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. Before having kids, she worked in banking in Sweden and Southern California. For the past seven years, she has been living in Tampa with her husband and two kids. Some of the biggest draws in choosing Tampa were its is family-friendly culture, many business opportunities, diversity, and the overall atmosphere. Liina loves to travel, meet new people, stay active and enjoy everything that Tampa Bay has to offer. 

Nicole Mulrooney was born and raised in Fargo, ND. Now she calls Tampa home with her husband, their two daughters and their big dog. Before moving to Tampa, she worked for Target Corp. as a business analyst in Minneapolis, MN.  Her husband was offered a job in Zurich, Switzerland where they lived for several years before heading back to Tampa.  Since she and her family moved to Tampa, she has worked for a local magazine and been very involved in the Parent Teacher Association and the Foundation at her children’s school. She also loves to cook, run, play tennis and enjoy the Florida lifestyle.  She and her family take full advantage of all the cultural, intellectual, and recreational opportunities Tampa provides.