Mimo Haile-Smith

Cause artist and entrepreneur

Mimo Haile-Smith is a mission-led professional who has worked in social impact, public health, and nonprofit engagement for the past 10 years. She has managed various efforts that lead to social change ranging from violence prevention in Oakland, HIV Research/Prevention in West/Central Africa, and homelessness prevention in Santa Clara County. She is the co-founder of Coco Coalition, a nonprofit that addresses emotional, mental, and social health by creating experiences and mobilizing women of the African diaspora. In 2020, she ventured into entrepreneurship by inheriting her mom’s Ethiopian coffee business and rebranding to Mimo’s Coffee! Currently, she works in DEI at Google Play Partnerships in addition to running her business with her husband and mother.