Brandi is a Program Manager for Okta's Employee Experience team and currently resides in Seattle, WA. She is passionate about using data and metrics to create scalable, equitable and enriching programs across all facets of the employee experience, especially relating to wellbeing.
Music is her love language, and she is always looking for a creative outlet. She loves wine tasting, playing soccer, and staying in shape by chasing around her 2.5 year old daughter.
It might feel like mental health has recently gained new prevalence in our personal, professional, and societal conversations, but this topic has been growing in the public consciousness for decades. In fact, it has been more than 70 years since May was declared Mental Health Awareness Month—way back in 1949.
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