Brooke Fitzgerald, owner of The Early Bird, Coffee Shop & Cafe, 3 different teas, with airpots of hot water to choose from, a yogurt parfait bar, and gluten free mini assorted muffins. At the shop Brooke is Top Chickadee at The Early Bird a local coffee shop cafe in Downtown Cedar Rapids, which has been open 4 years as of November.
This active woman in the community is a business owner, is on the board of directors at Young Parents Network, Indian Creek Nature Center as executive board secretary, Cedar Valley Montessori School as executive board secretary, Corridor Business Builders, Murphy Memorial Charity Golf Tournament as President and Mount Mercy Alumni Board. Brooke is also Vice President for the Community Development Innovative Council for the Economic Alliance, and a Daybreak Rotarian.
She is married to Andrew, for 7 years, and they have 2 sons, Connor, who is 5, and Henry, who is 6 months.
When Brooke isn't serving up great goodies downtown she likes to golfing, playing cards, cooking, crafting, taking walks, or reading.
Something to check out at their location downtown is the Smoothie Bar with 100% raw ingredients, no added sugars or preservatives! They are also a Blue Zone Restaurant!
The Early Bird also offers a Coffee Mug Club which is unlimited coffee and tea all year round! Check out their menu here!
"What would you attempt to do, if you knew you could not fail?" ~ Brooke