Ms. McDonnell-Martensen’s desire to help others led her to her current career path. But before she got involved with Nu Skin health, wellness and Anti-Aging, she established a strong skill set in business through her various positions. Ms. McDonnell-Martensen began her career as an executive assistant at Marakon Associates. She then got involved in human resources, serving as a HR assistant at Melville Corporation. Her skills in strategy and execution were furthered by her time as an associate and senior associate at Spencer Stuart and Heidrick & Struggles. Her experiences exposed her to different facets of the industry and enabled her to go out on her own.