Council members

Timothy Sands
President, Virginia Tech; Blacksburg

Angeline Godwin
President, Patrick Henry Community College; Martinsville

Ace Callwood
Co-Founder & CEO, Painless 1099; Richmond

David Touve
Director, The Galant Center for Entrepreneurship at UVA; Charlottesville

Jay Markiewicz
Director of Entrepreneurship, VCU Business School; Richmond

David Miller
Director of Entrepreneurship, George Mason School of Business; Fairfax

Nancy Grden
Executive Director, Strome Center for Entrepreneurship at ODU; Norfolk

Willy Donaldson
Professor, Christopher Newport University; Newport News

Liz Doerr
Associate Director, New Richmond Ventures; Richmond

Graham Henshaw
Executive Director. Miller Center for Entrepreneurship at William & Mary; Williamsburg

Jody Keenan
State Director, Virginia Small Business Development Center Network; Fairfax

Zack Miller
Founder, Hatch; Norfolk

John Rothenberger
Founder & CEO, SE Solutions; Reston

Kristin D’Amore
President, The Entrepreneur Center @ NVTC; Herndon

Robby Demeria
Executive Director, Rich Tech; Richmond

Jade Garrett
Graduate Student and Founder, Positive Deviancy, George Mason; Fairfax

Adolph Brown
Student, Virginia State University; Petersburg

Keaton Wadzinski
Student and Founder, ReinventED Lab, UVA; Charlottesville

Allison Howe
Student and President, Entrepreneur Club, Virginia Tech; Blacksburg

Elliot Roth
COO, ViV Design Group and recent alum, VCU; Richmond

Caroline Pugh
Co-Founder and COO, VirtualU; Roanoke

Danielle Campbell
Student and President, Virginia21 at Norfolk State University; Norfolk

Devon Bortz
Student, Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School; Richmond

Shahed Amanullah
CEO, Launch Posse; Fairfax

Chad Ratliff
Director of Instructional Programs, Albermarle County Public Schools and Adjunct Professor, Piedmont Virginia Community College; Charlottesville