Accelerate
at Capital Factory

Staff

Executive Staff

  • Executive Director Joshua Baer
  • Executive Assistant Daniela Etchells

Directors Staff

  • Managing Director Georgia Thomsen
  • Managing Director Gordon Daugherty
  • Education Director Michael Trafton
  • Diversity Director Mellie Price
  • Government Director Eugene Sepulveda

Leadership Team

  • Partnership Manager Chelsea Ciardelli
  • Operations & HR Manager Jessica Stewart
  • Events Manager Kristen Otero
  • Program Manager Abba Binns

Accelerator

  • Startup Champion Kelsi Kamin
  • Startup Champion Grace Vroom
  • Venture Associate Ikechi Nwabuisi
  • Venture Associate Hayley Netherton
  • Startup Champion Nick Spiller
  • Accelerator Coordinator Paula Nguyen
  • Venture Associate Areej Rabie

Events

  • Events Front Desk Alonzo Villarreal
  • Event Operations Coordinator Rachann McKnight
  • Event Front Desk & VR Coordinator Zach Berger
  • Events Intern Jimena Lopez
  • Events Front Desk Ricky Valenzuela

Partnerships

  • Partnerships Intern Madison Mohns
  • Ambassador of Emerging Technologies Brance Hudzietz
  • Partnership Coordinator Desmond Thomas
  • Partnership Coordinator Patty Suarez

Operations

  • Custodian & Kitchen Coordinator Maribel Landaverde
  • Front Desk Coordinator Dani Rose
  • Kitchen Coordinator Angelica Garcia
  • Community & Culture Intern Manuela Brunelli
  • VR Lab Coordinator Aaron Vail
  • Facilities Coordinator & VR Team Lead Tori Shanefelter
  • Custodian Isael Rodriguez
  • Front Desk Coordinator & Operations Support Kayla Pauling
  • Front Desk Coordinator Molly Brosier
  • IT Coordinator Samuel Inman

Community Engagement

  • Lead Generation Intern Jack Chaluh
  • Marketing Intern Caroline Hyche
  • VIP Coordinator Madeline Feldman
  • Mentor Coordinator Sarah Menicucci
  • Finance & Membership Coordinator Dezireh Azarian
  • Experience Coordinator Liz Coufal
  • Marketing Coordinator Kate Trumpower