Founding Executive, CEO & President
David Stirling is a founding executive and the CEO and chairman of doTERRA. Under his visionary leadership, doTERRA has grown from a fledgling startup to the world’s largest essential oil company with more than $1.5 billion in annual sales. With nearly three decades of management and executive experience across a variety of industries, David finds his greatest satisfaction in growing individuals and in growing companies.
Since doTERRA’s inception, David has been steadfast in his commitment to bring essential oils to every home in the world. In this endeavor, he oversees the company’s exponential growth in Europe, Latin America, Korea and Japan.
In addition to setting the strategic direction for doTERRA, and implementing and maintaining company culture, David directs the company’s IT and technology processes, web development, distributor tools, and a member services workforce of more than 1,000 employees.
David and his wife Lorea have nine children. David holds both a bachelor’s degree and an MBA in business, and he was recently honored as the first-ever recipient of the Distinguished Entrepreneur Award from the David Eccles School of Business.
Corey B. Lindley
Founding Executive, Chief Financial Officer
For nearly three decades, Corey has been involved in the global world of direct selling. He has lived and worked in Hong Kong, Japan, China, Australia and, of course, the United States, solving complex business issues in global environments. Corey is a seasoned business executive having worked in senior C-level positions for two billion dollar-plus consumer product companies that market products through direct selling–one being doTERRA. He has flown millions of airline miles managing large organizations that span multiple geographies. Developing competent and loyal teams has been the hallmark of Corey’s professional career. He holds a BS degree in accounting and an MBA degree, and began his professional career in 1987 working for one of the world’s largest public accounting firms prior to beginning work in the direct selling world in 1990. Corey is driven by ensuring that his teams are customer focused and are always doing their very best to help every doTERRA customer and Wellness Advocate have great experiences in their interaction with the company. He loves all sports, especially golf, but Corey is quick to point out that his favorite time in life is spent with his amazing wife, his eight children, and his 16 grandchildren doing whatever it is that they want to do.
Founding Executive, Sales & Marketing
Emily has nearly 20 years of experience in the essential oil industry, having served in executive level positions for the past 13 years. Her extensive experience in all aspects of the essential oils market and leadership over the sales and marketing efforts for the United States and Canada have allowed her to combine her two loves: essential oils and people. Emily has an innate ability to see what is possible and puts her heart and soul into accomplishing the task at hand. Her belief in humanity and ability to see the individual worth of every person she meets is one of her greatest qualities. Emily’s expertise and passion lies in sourcing the world’s purest and most potent essential oils, educating individuals about their powerful benefits, and in developing people. She recognizes that when good people with pure hearts come together for a common cause, the possibilities are limitless. Emily’s greatest accomplishment is being the mother of four beautiful children and the wife of a humble cowboy.
Gregory P. Cook
Founding Executive, International
With extensive experience developing and managing international opportunities and markets for health and wellness companies that spans more than a quarter of a century, Greg Cook has been vital to establishing doTERRA’s global footprint. In addition to his love for creating business, Greg has a keen passion for humanitarian efforts to improve the lives of individuals throughout the world. Greg continues to work with a vast network of key and trusted contacts to further doTERRA’s growth and success. Recently, Greg relocated to Shanghai, China, where he is working to develop more relationships and opportunities for Wellness Advocates and doTERRA.
Dr. David K. Hill D.C.
Founding Executive, Scientific & Healthcare Initiatives
Robert J. Young
Founding Executive, Product Marketing and Branding Services
Rob has over 25 years of experience in product marketing and corporate communications in the direct selling industry, having served in senior executive management positions and on strategic steering committees for some of the largest direct selling companies in the world. Corporate and packaging identities that Rob has developed are familiar to millions of customers, while products he has marketed have accounted for billions in global sales. Anyone associated with the direct selling industry is likely to know Rob or be familiar with his work. His product expertise includes skin care, personal care, household consumer product, and developing and marketing nutritional wellness products and programs. Rob considers his most satisfying professional achievement to be his work with impoverished communities of the world as the director of the doTERRA Healing Hands Foundation™.