President of Operations
Lisa is the President of Operations of Mokas. She calls herself a “Jill of All Trades”, although she demonstrates that she masters them all. Lisa was a barista throughout her college career, graduating with a B.S. degree in Psychology with an emphasis in Business. She served as an Admissions Representative for Kansas State University-Salina, then opened the first Mokas in downtown Salina, which is no longer in operation. Within Mokas three locations, she has created a warm and inviting environment to dine, enjoy coffee and specialty drinks including smoothies and other specialties, as well as delicious lunch menu items. Her commitment to the customer base has created a loyal following, gaining a local reputation as the place to go.
General Manager - Hays
Miquo is the General Manager of the Hays Mokas. She has been with Mokas since 2010 when it opened in Hays. Miquo worked in the restaurant industry during her college career at Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas, earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography. She has many years of experience in management with full-service restaurants. Known in this college town as the best place for coffee, specialty and coffee drinks—as well as a unique dining experience, Mokas has earned this reputation by providing their loyal customer base with the perfect drink for their cravings by creating exactly what the customer asks for, and by serving delicious menu items.
General Manager - Salina (Crawford)
Renee started as an employee at the Hays Freddy’s store in 2009. Through hard work and dedication, she moved up to the position of General Manager. In 2014, she moved to Salina and became the General Manager of Mokas on Crawford. During her time as General Manager at Mokas, she received her Bachelors Degree in Business Management and is currently working towards a Masters Degree in Business Finance.
General Manager - Salina (S. Ninth)
Brandie is the General Manager of the South Ninth Mokas in Salina. She has been with the company since 2012, joining Mokas when the South Ninth store opened. She boasts 15 years of management prior to coming to Mokas and four years as an owner / operator of a local coffee house. Brandie brings a wealth of experience to her Mokas store and has created a fun and inviting atmosphere for new and long time customers alike.