Accelerate
at Capital Factory

Staff

Executive Staff

  • Executive Director Joshua Baer
  • Executive Assistant Daniela Etchells
  • Personal Assistant Kyra Howitt

Directors Staff

  • Director of Corporate Innovation Steve Guengerich
  • Managing Director Gordon Daugherty
  • Education Director Michael Trafton
  • Fund Director Mellie Price
  • Government Director Eugene Sepulveda
  • Managing Director Georgia Thomsen

Leadership Team

  • Partnership Manager Chelsea Ciardelli
  • Operations Manager Jessica Stewart
  • Events Manager Kristen Otero

Accelerator

  • Accelerator Coordinator Paula Nguyen
  • Venture Associate Areej Rabie

Events

  • Event Operations Coordinator Rachann McKnight
  • Special Events Coordinator Felice Schimmel
  • VIP Coordinator Madeline Feldman
  • Event Front Desk & VR Coordinator Zach Berger
  • Events Intern Jimena Lopez
  • Events Staff Ricky Valenzuela

Partnerships

  • Partnerships Intern Madison Mohns
  • Partnership Coordinator Desmond Thomas
  • Partnership Coordinator Patty Suarez

Operations

  • VR Lab Coordinator Aaron Vail
  • Kitchen Coordinator Mayra Deleon
  • Facilities & VR Coordinator Tori Shanefelter
  • Custodian Isael Rodriguez
  • Front Desk Coordinator & Operations Support Kayla Pauling
  • Front Desk Coordinator - 16 Molly Brosier
  • IT Coordinator Samuel Inman
  • VR Lab Coordinator Justin Densen

Community Engagement

  • Marketing Intern Nickie Harris
  • Mentor Coordinator Intern Kate Axelsson
  • Community Intern Manuela Brunelli
  • Marketing Intern Eric Park
  • Mentor Coordinator Sarah Menicucci
  • Finance & Membership Coordinator Dezireh Azarian
  • Experience Coordinator Liz Coufal
  • Marketing Coordinator Kate Trumpower

Programs

  • Program Manager Abba Binns
  • Program Coordinator Brance Hudzietz