Our Team

Chad Bookidis – CoFounder/CEO

Since graduating with Jams and a Devo World Tour t-shirt under his robe, Chad has notched 25 years of branding, marketing, and business success. He provides veteran start-up leadership, strategic thinking, and customer experience expertise laden with data-driven analysis and solutions. He and his wife call Austin home where he’ll argue that his three hilarious, talented, and busy girls are the reason for his gray hairs.

Rebecca Cole – Co-Founder/COO

Before Rebecca found herself as the cofounder of Happifamli, she spent 12 successful years in engineering at a high tech fortune 500 company and 12 more as a successful entrepreneur. Along the way she became a Texas certified trainer in child care and provides educational presentations regularly to parents and teachers at local preschools and child care centers across Texas. Rebecca and her husband, Mike are the parents of two children who always make life ridiculously busy and full of laughs.

Cory Lago – Data Science

Originally from California, Cory came to Austin to pursue a PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology at UT. She was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the National Institutes of Health’s Heart, Lung and Blood Institute in Washington, DC. She also has a background in intellectual property law and patent processing. The proud parents of two boys, Cory and her husband, Roberto can most often be found pushing swings, wiping noses and changing diapers.

Lyndsay McLeod – Sales & Content

Lyndsay is a Texas native with a Bachelors degree in Spanish from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  She now lives in Round Rock with her husband and two daughters who keep her very busy. She is passionate about Sunday Brunch and Amazon Prime. On the weekend you can find her cooking up fun new recipes, gardening, and spending time with her family.

Andrew Holmes – Social & Content

Andrew grew up in Connecticut but got to Texas as soon as he could. A graduate of the prestigious SCAD, he has a supremely keen eye for taking great photos and a mindfully observant view while blogging and sharing content on social media. He’s a runner, a dog parent and cultural wonk.