January 2022 - SWSCC Virtual Monthly Meeting


Nicole Menke currently leads the Product Research Organization at Mary Kay, Inc. in Lewisville, TX.

Nicole received her BS in Chemical Engineering in 2012 from The University of Texas at Austin.

She has led innovation efforts to disrupt beauty categories and drive an enhanced consumer experience since 2012, working in various categories including Hair Care, Personal Care, Devices, Skin Care and Cosmetics.

She started her career at Procter & Gamble in Cincinnati, Ohio in formulation for Upstream Innovation across beauty categories. As a formulator, she developed a novel technology chassis while modeling her formulations to consumer correlated measurements to ensure in-market success.

She then worked in product research developing and refining the ideal user experience & user interface for a new beauty device, Opte.

Nicole then spent most of her carrier working on Herbal Essences, specializing in trends, fragrance, and holistic consumer research to deliver winning hair care collections.

After 6 years at P&G, she moved to Texas to join Mary Kay in 2019 where she continues to leverage her passion for holistic product development.

Nicole is married and has two boys – Lucas (3) and Cameron (6). In her free time, Nicole enjoys reading, shopping, and spending time with family & friends over a great meal.

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Event Date January 20, 2022
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