About MomUp

We connect world class expertise with the best organizations.

MomUp is a mission-based recruitment firm that is bringing humanity back into hiring.

We partner with organizations that recognize and value the contributions of working parents and connect these employers with our incredible network of talent.

We are working with our customers to build a better and more inclusive workplace.



Our mission is three-fold.
  • We help companies advance and succeed by partnering with them to address issues of gender diversity and gender equity.
  • We support women throughout their professional career cycle whether they are returning to work or advancing to senior leadership.
  • Advocacy – We partner with local and state organizations to address issues of paid leave, child care and the wage gap.

We Believe In:

  • Strengthening businesses with high performing achievers.
  • Creating more opportunities for women.
  • Leveling the playing field.
  • Enhancing companies through gender diversity.


Our Team


  • michelle_keefe


    Entrepreneurship is old hat for Michelle – having successfully run and sold her first business, Misha K, before the age of 30. She now leads MomUp in its quest to connect organizations with the amazing resource of mothers...

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  • reem_papa


    Reem’s superpower is people. Having emigrated from Lebanon at a young age, she learned to navigate the challenges of a new world quickly and her love of the intersection of culture and humanity was born. With her expertise in training...

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    Katie JafarliSenior Recruitment Manager

    Katie has always possessed a love for creating connections and opportunities. Before joining MomUp, she spent over a decade working for a large non-profit study abroad and intercultural exchange organization. During this time, she developed important relationships...

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    Janelle WoodfallVP of Strategic Partnerships

    Janelle has a passion for creating community and authentic connections.  Prior to joining MomUp, Janelle spent years working for large technology and engineering companies where she worked in the fields of aviation, electrical protection and solar...

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