Episode 118: A Few Big Leaps – Becky Marcelliano

Episode 118: A Few Big Leaps

Interview with Becky Marcelliano

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Becky Marcelliano shares how she pivoted from working as an art teacher to working her way up to be a marketing manager in the outdoor industry (first Deuter, then Salomon). Her interview is full of tips for breaking into a new industry, but it’s also about her openness in the face of big life changes, living with chronic illness, and an omnipresent passion for lifting women up.

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Featured in this episode: Becky Marcelliano

Hosted by Gale Straub

Music is by Lee Rosevere, Kai Engel, and Josh Woodward using CC by A license. 

In this episode, you’ll hear:

  • Becky’s transition from art teacher to marketing manager in the outdoor industry
  • The benefits of dabbling in your interests outside of your current career
  • Advice for making a big career leap
  • What it’s like working a desk job in a big outdoor company
  • The stigma of grappling with a mystery illness
  • What Becky’s chronic illnesses have taught her about her health
  • Why Becky is passionate about lifting up other women in her work and outdoor life

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Photo of Becky by Jess Daddio

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