LUIS URDANETACHAIRMAN AND CO-FOUNDER
A first-generation direct-sales entrepreneur, Sr. Luis is passionate about inspiring new generations of entrepreneurs.
Sharing his own rich experiences and passing down the wisdom for making life better for others is truly one’s life’s best work.
After launching a very successful direct selling company in Latin America, Sr. Luis and Ray Urdaneta, his son, co-founded ALCORA GROUP which would ultimately lead to MONAT.
RAY URDANETACHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND CO-FOUNDER
A second-generation direct-sales entrepreneur, Ray followed his parents’ example of combining strong family values with the fervent belief that anyone can achieve their dreams through hard work and determination.
With a degree in International Business, Ray co-founded ALCORA GROUP and now guides MONAT’s success as CEO.
A natural leader and motivator, Stuart brings nearly 30 years of management experience to MONAT, with a heavy emphasis on direct selling.
His role at MONAT includes team building, strategic marketing and business development initiatives, all with the goal of enabling Market Partners to be financially independent and debt-free.
THOMAS J. HOOLIHANSENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF LEGAL OFFICER, ALCORA GROUP
As a graduate of Northwestern University Law School, with 30 years as a corporate lawyer and senior executive, Tom has counseled direct selling, consumer products and high tech companies and has been Chief Legal Officer or General Counsel of both public and private entities. With a wealth of experience, he has negotiated deals in over a dozen countries on four continents.
JOHN LEITSCHSENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER
A highly energetic team builder, John brings over 20 years of business and information technology management experience, much of it devoted to helping global direct selling companies.
His prowess at building teams and resolving complex IT challenges is essential to driving innovation and developing the capabilities necessary to sustain MONAT’s global growth.
JAVIER URDANETACHIEF OF STAFF
With a background in international business, logistics and information technology, Javier is uniquely qualified to serve as MONAT’s Chief of Staff. As a team player with a “whatever it takes” attitude, Javier works cross functionally to support every global department reach company goals.
ALAN J. MEYERSCHIEF SCIENCE OFFICER, ALCORA GROUP
Alan brings 30+ years of experience as a senior executive in the Cosmetics and Beauty Products industry. Alan is a seasoned leader with significant experience developing, restructuring, and improving Research and Development programs with multinational companies in areas such as Formula Development, Innovation Process Design, Package Development and Engineering, Global Quality Assurance, Consumer Testing to name a few.
Alan has also been recognized through the HBA Lifetime Achievement Award as a Recipient of 23 patents in the areas of Color Cosmetics and Skincare.
MARJORIE MUNOZCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, ALCORA GROUP
With 20 years’ experience in the direct selling industry, Marjorie has been an integral team member in both the Operations and Financial roles at Alcora.
Marjorie feels she has the best job because it combines the clarity of numbers with the motivation of real emotion that comes from seeing Market Partners succeed.
CHRIS RESHOTKINCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER MONAT
Having worked as a CFO in three countries on two continents, Chris brings over 20 years of finance and accounting experience to MONAT, including experience with two other direct selling companies.
Chris is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Management Accountant (CMA). He has an MBA degree from California State University East Bay. Chris supervises the global Finance and Accounting function at MONAT. His responsibilities include managing the financial well-being of the MONAT Global business in the US and internationally as well as analyzing the company's financial strengths and weaknesses and proposing corrective actions.
LELA RUSSOVICE PRESIDENT OF MARKETING
With more than 23 years in the direct sales industry, Lela has held key leadership positions in global billion dollar companies.
She is a seasoned expert in many facets of marketing, including product management, product marketing, digital marketing, social media, marketing communications and creative services for global brands. An inspirational leader and manager, Lela is passionate about her work and motivating high performing teams.
JACKIE MCCLEMENTSVICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, CANADA
With 17 years’ experience in the direct sales industry, Jackie brings strong sales, field development, customer service and recognition expertise to MONAT Canada.
JULIE GARRISONVICE-PRESIDENT OF COMMISSIONS
Julie brings business analysis, commissions, software implementation and strategic planning expertise to MONAT’s Executive Team. With over 13 years’ of industry experience, she has a passion for helping entrepreneurs succeed and is focused on supporting their success with a focused field-centric approach.
With strong international experience, Kimberly brings a 15 year-plus industry expertise to MONAT focused on delivering superior global customer service.
She is recognized for her strategic approach, analytical and decision-making abilities and establishing strong versatile teams.
KATTY COROBOVICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE
Katty’s entire professional career has been within direct selling, with contributions in multiple areas, including customer service, operations and strategic planning.
She currently focuses on increasing the strategic competitiveness of the business, developing long- and short-term strategies, financial forecasting, problem solving and data analysis.
ROS SIMMONSMANAGING DIRECTOR UK AND EUROPE
With over 30 years’ of International experience within the direct sales and beauty industry, Ros brings her strong entrepreneurial career of start-ups and brand building to MONAT.
Her passion for success for both the field and her team will ensure MONAT UK and Europe continue their momentous success.
NATALIE JOHNSVICE PRESIDENT OF SALES U.S.
A 20-year direct sales industry veteran, Natalie is passionate about helping entrepreneurs achieve their personal success goals and has developed strong leadership teams.
She brings strong leadership experience to the sales and training efforts.
MATT WARNERVICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS
A 25 year industry veteran, Matt has served in three different companies in General Management, International and Operations, from Call Center to Supply Chain.
He loves setting strategy and executing to perfection. Matt believes that people are the greatest asset in any organization, and enjoys coaching individuals and teams to drive growth and profitability.
LU URDANETADIRECTOR OF GRATITUDE AND RECOGNITION
Lu has literally grown up in direct selling and utilized her creative skills in developing MONAT’s brand concept, the products and voice of the brand.
Her main focus currently is to maintain and reinforce the company’s family-focused mission, recognition and develop an all-embracing organizational culture of love, care, unity and gratitude to serve as the foundation for the company around the world.