James Olan Hutcheson

Founder

REGENERATION is devoted exclusively to increasing shareholder value and improving communication in family enterprises. Since founding the firm, Jim has advised more than 250 families across a wide range of industries on how to resolve conflict, plan for and implement succession, and implement systems and structures to enhance communication, governance, and prevent problems. Additionally, Jim serves as a business coach through mentoring future leaders.

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Elle Hansen

Senior Consultant

Prior to joining REGENERATION, Elle worked with Matrix Shafts, a family enterprise, as the Director of OEM Sales and Special Projects Management and with Fujikura, one of the largest international firms in the world, in the Composites division. In the recent past Elle has worked as the VP for Baxter Elevator, a Dallas, TX based family firm providing vertical lift solutions.

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Mary Ann Zimmerman

Associate Senior Consultant

Mary Ann Zimmerman is an organizational consultant who specializes in assessment and intervention with family owned and managed concerns, with a primary focus on health care, geriatrics, and governmental contracting.

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Marie Rich

Executive Administrator

Marie grew up in Arizona and began working in her family business at the age of thirteen. Moving up in the ranks as she grew, Marie left as the accounting manager. Prior to joining the REGENERATION team Marie also worked with two other family firms as the executive assistant to the Founder and CEO. Marie is the executive administrator for REGENERATION and is responsible for all office administration, research, and client coordination.

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Our Team

James Olan Hutcheson

Founder & Principal Consultant

REGENERATION is devoted exclusively to increasing shareholder value and improving communication in family enterprises. Since founding the firm, Jim has advised more than 150 families across a wide range of industries on how to resolve conflict, plan for and implement succession, and implement systems and structures to enhance communication, governance, and prevent problems. Additionally, Jim serves as a business coach through mentoring future leaders.

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Elle Hansen

Senior Consultant

Prior to joining REGENERATION, Elle worked with Matrix Shafts, a family enterprise, as the Director of OEM Sales and Special Projects Management and with Fujikura, one of the largest international firms in the world, in the Composites division. In the recent past Elle has worked as the VP for Baxter Elevator, a Dallas, TX based family firm providing vertical lift solutions.

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Mary Ann Zimmerman

Associate Senior Consultant

Mary Ann Zimmerman is an organizational consultant who specializes in assessment and intervention with family owned and managed concerns, with a primary focus on health care, geriatrics, and governmental contracting.

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Marie Rich

Office Manager

Marie grew up in Arizona and began working in her family business at the age of thirteen. Moving up in the ranks as she grew, Marie left as the accounting manager. Prior to joining the REGENERATION team Marie also worked with two other family firms as the executive assistant to the Founder and CEO. Marie is the executive administrator for REGENERATION and is responsible for all office administration, research, and client coordination.

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