HQ Project Board
The ebullient Suzy Bureau (as she was referred to in TechCrunch) has a heart and mind for startups, a knack for building community, & a love of social entrepreneurship.
By day, Suzy is Senior Product Owner at one of the fastest growing companies in the nation – CoverMyMeds. Prior to that, Suzy was an early member of the BringShare.com team, working to take the startup from pre-product to growth.
Outside of work, Suzy focuses on building community – locally & globally. As a local organizer and global facilitator for Startup Weekend since 2012, Suzy has facilitated events from Ohio to Mexico, Ireland, & more. She was also invited to facilitate at the inaugural Startup Extreme in Norway, and in 2013, was selected to represent the USA at Global Startup Youth in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia -an event that brought together the top startup hustlers from 105 different countries around the world.
Jim is a full-stack web and mobile software developer. Jim is currently Director of Product & Engineering, leading one of the core innovation products at CoverMyMeds, one of the fastest growing healthcare IT companies. Prior to that, Jim worked at Ohio State to help bring the official mobile app for Ohio State students into reality. He is passionate about changing the world for better and always loves to learn from those around him.
Lauren is a seasoned marketer and entrepreneur with a passion for jump-starting innovative tech startups. After supporting marketing and product design efforts for one of the nation’s largest seed stage investors, Lauren ran a marketing agency specializing in early-stage software startups, where she helped over 20 clients connect with customers, design product features, and raise over $3M in seed funding. She loves promoting technologies that challenge the status quo, something she does every day as Director of Marketing at Bold Penguin, a cloud-based insurtech company. Outside of work, Lauren is an avid yogi who always makes time for coffee, cooking, and a good book.
Louisa Lee is a Venture for America fellow and a recovering Art History major from Williams College. She has a background in startups and the non-profit space, which naturally evolved into a passion for social enterprise. She jumped onto the GiveBackHack organizing team in early 2015 and is excited to help it expand its impact across the country.
She currently works on the New Products team at CoverMyMeds, a health tech startup in Columbus, OH.
Beanies + Marketing + Design = Clayton. As a creative strategist, he has worked with local startups and far-reaching Fortune 500 clients alike to craft remarkable customer experiences. With a passion for bringing ideas to life, he can usually be found in a coffee shop collaborating with ambitious entrepreneurs, covering books with marginalia, and ignoring the haters.