Kelly Perkins

 |  August 12, 2022

“Kelly Perkins is the founder of Spinster Sisters Co. We are a conscious skincare brand in Golden, Colorado. We are a WBENC Certified Women-Owned and B Corp Certified business and consciously craft all of our skin, hair, and bath made with premium, plant-based ingredients, with a focus on plastic-free packaging, sustainability and great scents. Kelly grew up in Boulder, CO, and is an Eisenhower, Burbank, Fairview and CU alum (Go Buffs!).

Kelly has 30+ years of operations and logistics experience, including 10 years in CPG. Prior to starting Spinster Sisters Co, Kelly worked for the US Antarctic Program, a contractor to the National Science Foundation. Kelly spent time at both McMurdo Station on the coast of Antarctica, as well as time at the South Pole, doing budgeting and cost control for the building of the South Pole Station.

Outside of work, Kelly enjoys sailing, camping, hiking and reading. Travel is life to her, and she has made it her personal mission to try every spicy margarita and every conch fritter on the planet, to find the best. She has 2 dogs, and a super cute husband, and currently lives in Golden.”

What area(s) of focus would you most like to address with your mentees?

Innovation, Sustainability, Packaging

How do you plan to structure your monthly meetings?

moderated discussions

Finally, who would be an ideal mentee for you in this program, given your areas of expertise and experience?

A sustainability nerd, like me.

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