Cohort 1

Whitney Hansen
Founder WhitneyHansen.com and The Money Nerds Podcast
Whitney has an online platform that provides education, articles, courses, webinars, and videos on personal finance topics such as paying off debt, living on a budget, and increasing income.
Whitney HansenFounder WhitneyHansen.com and The Money Nerds Podcast

Whitney has an online platform that provides education, articles, courses, webinars, and videos on personal finance topics such as paying off debt, living on a budget, and increasing income.

Patrick Johnston + Dave Schenker
Co-founders of Greenspeed Research
Greenspeed Research is a non-profit that raises awareness of renewable energy sources and advancement of technology.
Patrick Johnston + Dave SchenkerCo-founders of Greenspeed Research

Greenspeed Research is a non-profit that raises awareness of renewable energy sources and advancement of technology.

Evan Resimius
Founder
Evan’s idea was to design and build services for sustainable, organic waste-treatment systems.
Evan ResimiusFounder

Evan’s idea was to design and build services for sustainable, organic waste-treatment systems.

Hannalore Hein
Founder
Hannalore’s idea was to start a marketing and consulting firm to encourage historical tourism and other ventures.
Hannalore HeinFounder

Hannalore’s idea was to start a marketing and consulting firm to encourage historical tourism and other ventures.

James Petzke
Founder Upland Optics
Upland Optics is a website that sells spotting scopes and binoculars.
James PetzkeFounder Upland Optics

Upland Optics is a website that sells spotting scopes and binoculars.

Kayla Griffin
Founder Upland Optics
Kayla’s idea was to start a public relations consulting firm that helps non-accredited zoos and animal shelters.
Kayla GriffinFounder Upland Optics

Kayla’s idea was to start a public relations consulting firm that helps non-accredited zoos and animal shelters.

Kelli Soll
Founder of Global Service Partnerships
Global Service Partnerships provides service learning experiences in Belize.
Kelli SollFounder of Global Service Partnerships

Global Service Partnerships provides service learning experiences in Belize.

Margi Stroh
Founder
Margi started a program based on physical activity that helps people recover from alcohol and substance abuse and live a sober life.
Margi StrohFounder

Margi started a program based on physical activity that helps people recover from alcohol and substance abuse and live a sober life.

Matthew Blackburn
Founder
Matthew’s idea was to make game apps that are fun, entertaining, and engaging.
Matthew BlackburnFounder

Matthew’s idea was to make game apps that are fun, entertaining, and engaging.

Nic Baughman
Founder
Nic’s idea was to create a customized headwear that lets consumers switch logos- not the hat- as often as they want.
Nic BaughmanFounder

Nic’s idea was to create a customized headwear that lets consumers switch logos- not the hat- as often as they want.

Phetsy Williams
Founder Where 2 Transportation
Where 2 Transportation is a safe, reliable, low-priced transportation service for people who have limited resources.
Phetsy WilliamsFounder Where 2 Transportation

Where 2 Transportation is a safe, reliable, low-priced transportation service for people who have limited resources.