Our experienced, passionate, and service-oriented team drives McKenna Labs’ success. We work hard every day to build lasting relationships with our customers and suppliers, and support one another in our shared goal to execute our mission and deliver on your needs.

Dennis Owen

CEO and Founder,
McKenna Labs, Inc.

Dennis Owen founded McKenna Labs in 1998, growing the company from its original 2,200 square foot facility, with one tank and a single head filler to its current 90,000 square foot headquarters in Fullerton, CA. Dennis is regarded as a highly hands-on and accessible chief executive who takes pride in always being there for his employees and his customers. This personalized, service-driven mindset clearly resonates from the top down and the inside out at McKenna Labs. From the company’s national accounts and boutique brands to every employee within the McKenna family, everyone experiences a trusted culture of quality and caring.

Drew Naef

Chief Operating Officer,
McKenna Labs, Inc.

Drew Naef joined McKenna Labs in 2008, serving as Chief Operating Officer for the last four years. His extensive 18-year background includes working with several major banking, financial services and technology companies, all providing many of the operational, financial analysis, information system and organizational skills that Drew utilizes today. His primary responsibilities involve working directly with the CEO and corporate team to design and implement business development strategies while also managing operations plans and procedures.

April Rabago

Vice-President, Sales,
McKenna Labs, Inc.

April Rabago’s extensive 22-year career in personal care development and manufacturing has earned her wide respect among the leading brands and personal care contract manufacturers with whom she has worked. As the Vice-President of Sales for McKenna Labs, April’s comprehensive experience in product development, purchasing and inventory management are second to none. In her current position, April is focused on driving corporate sales growth and working closely with the company’s research and development, operations and business development departments on a daily basis.

Lana Tennant

Vice-President, Marketing and Customer Development,
McKenna Labs, Inc.

Lana Tennant’s 16-year career in the personal care industry has evolved into her specialty areas of Business and Product Development, Marketing and Sales. As the Vice-President of Marketing and Customer Development for McKenna Labs, Lana manages brands for skin, hair and body care, interacting with customers and customer-support driven areas of the company. Additionally, she oversees all strategic awareness-building aspects of the company including public relations, advertising, website, and marketing and sales support materials. Lana brings to her position a wide range of national and global experience on both the senior management level with several leading personal care laboratories and manufacturers, as well as a respected educator within her field for sales, education, ingredient knowledge and marketing seminars.