Edie began her career in administration working for a large auto dealer group outside of Chicago. She rose to the position of Vice President of Administration before eventually heeding the call to return to her home state of Maine to be closer to family. For the last several years Edie has devoted her time to raising her four children while working part-time for a small strategy consulting firm and also a family foundation based in Colorado Springs. Most recently, Edie helped to co-found greenestbeans.com, an early-stage start-up supporting the healthy-eating evolution. Edie graduated from the University of Southern Maine with a bachelor’s degree in Communication and a minor in Business Administration. She lives in southern Maine with her husband, four children, three dogs, and two cats.