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Consultant

“Put people first — always look at solutions through a lens of how you can positively impact both customers and employees at all levels.”

Crista Scott Tappan loves connecting with people and problem solving with teams. Her passion for art, design, and storytelling fuels her work. With a diverse background in research psychology, business, and marketing, her specialty is tapping into the power of technology and data to enhance and streamline processes and systems. A natural leader, Crista always brings positivity and new ideas to the table, and often finds herself helping others navigate conflict and difficult situations. 

For the last two decades, Crista has helped brands, businesses and entrepreneurs drive sales, build communities and make a meaningful impact. They care deeply about social justice, environmental activism and disability rights. As an entrepreneur, Crista grew an outdoor apparel business and community of brand ambassadors around the world. Prior to joining Propeller, they taught social media strategy for business at Portland State University. Crista earned a master’s degree in clinical psychology from California Lutheran University and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from California State University Channel Islands.

  • ALTERNATE CAREER: FANTASY NOVEL WRITER
  • DURING COLLEGE: RAN FIRST ULTRAMARATHON ON THE DAY SHE GRADUATED WITH HER MASTER’S DEGREE
  • QUOTE TO LIVE BY: “THE WORLD IS BUT A CANVAS TO OUR IMAGINATION.” — THOREAU