About the Founder


Cristen Mills (Cris), is an experienced businesswoman with a background in branding and entertainment. She first entered the industry as an aspiring agent at ICM after completing a double M.A. & M.S. in Global Media & Global Communications from The London School Of Economics and Political Science & USC Annenberg School For Communication.  Shortly thereafter, Mills became the personal liaison to Grammy, Golden Globe and Oscar Award-winning artist, COMMON, where she eventually grew to be a part of COMMON’s management team. She went on to open her own restaurant, My Two Cents, with celebrity chef Alisa Reynolds in Los Angeles as well as a skateboard accessory design company named, Wardrobe. Currently, Mills is the creative visionary and founder of heART of Cool, a style, art and lifestyle movement rooted in authentic wellness, collaborative economics and social entrepreneurialism. She also helps many artists and entrepreneurs self-actualize while navigating life as they birth their ideas and dreams into fruition.