Maricela Cazares, TazWorks’ Product Manager, joined the team in 2018. She worked for Imperative Information Group, a Consumer Reporting Agency, for a total of 16 years. The company was founded in 1999 and she started in Spring of 2000 as one of the first employees. Mari left in 2005 and returned in 2007 as the VP of Operations. As the VP of Operations, Mari was responsible for delivering legally compliant background investigations. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Computer Information Systems from The University of North Texas. Mari also held various positions for a large non-profit hospital system for 8 years and held various positions in human resources and IT project management. In her free time, Mari loves to spend time with her husband and three daughters and enjoys gardening and being outdoors.