Over the past decade, Modern Muse has been helping clients achieve their biggest business ambitions with a combination of science and strategy called our Intentional Growth System. This system guides our clients through clearly defining their goals, identifying barriers, creating an intentional plan, and creating accountability on the path to progress. We incorporate strategic planning, prosperity principles, and practicing extreme self-care in everything we do.

Our ultimate goal is to maximize our clients’ productivity and profitability in order to help them get exactly where they want to be with their business. We aim to be a respected and sought-after hub for business owners and sales professionals who want to grow their business with intention.

Modern Muse consultants


Tiffany Tokarz is the CEO of Modern Muse and one of the Intentional Growth Strategists. For over a decade, Tiffany has been working with sales professionals and business owners to help them achieve notable career and business advancements.

Tiffany holds credentials as a CPBA, CPMA, and has earned a master’s degree in Leadership and Organizational Development Psychology. She was recently accepted into Faculty Row, an elite organization of accomplished academics ranging from Fulbright Scholars to TED Talk speakers.

Tiffany believes that we have only begun to understand the scope of human potential, and that leaders who create company cultures to better leverage their human capital will position their companies to thrive in the new economy. She prides herself on being results-driven while maintaining a healthy balance between work and play. Taking her own advice, Tiffany can often be found jogging at Gray’s Lake, teaching yoga, and attempting to cook something new in the kitchen.

Ciji Mitrisin is an Intentional Growth Strategist at Modern Muse. She started her own business, RecycleMe Iowa, in 2010. With no previous business experience, Ciji navigated her entrepreneurial journey on her own and learned many lessons through hard work and determination. Through the success of her business, she has developed an unrivaled sense of leadership, speaking and counseling skills, and a credible understanding of the work it takes to bring your business to the next level.

Ciji graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 2008 with a degree in Communications and a minor in Public Relations. She has been a speaker for empowering other organizations like the Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute, the Iowa Economic Center, Lunch & Learns, and K-12 classrooms. Ciji has also served on boards and committees for Recycle Revolution, Invest in She, Urban ambassadors, and Junior League of Des Moines.

When she’s not working to disrupt the waste industry and bringing valuable insight to her clients at Modern Muse, Ciji enjoys spending time outdoors walking, hiking, biking, or kayaking. She’s a world traveler who likes to experience new things with her own senses to keep her own thoughts and ideas fresh. No matter what she’s doing, Ciji prioritizes her commitment to her community and the people making moves to change the world.

Modern Muse is a proud member of several local Chambers of Commerce!