Change Makers

Join the CivicX Accelerator


Do you have a social impact startup? Looking for some mentorship? Looking for funding? Then look into applying for the CivicX Accelerator by the end of August. I’ve been proud to be a mentor for the program for the last three years. I started when I worked for PwC Digital and am proud to continue to be a mentor with ...

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An Interview with the LevelUp Institute – Austin Entrepreneurship School


As a fellow Entrepreneur and advisor to social impact businesses I had the pleasure of interviewing the founders of the LevelUp Institute, Ruben Cantu and Koy McDermot. Their mission is to help bridge the gap in our tech communities by empowering and raising the next generation of diverse entrepreneurs. For them “If change is constant, then change plus focused intention ...

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What is your Data Driven Journey?

“It’s hard to balance that urge to just dogpile the latest thing when you’re feeling like there’s a land grab or gold rush about to happen all around you and that you might get left behind. But in the end quality wins out. Everyone will be better off if there’s laser focus on building great…products that are meaningfully differentiated.” — ...

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What is the Future of Nonprofits? SXSW Edition


Many individuals at SXSW stand at the intersection of for-profit, brands, social good startups, and nonprofits. I’m leading a session for those like minded folks to come together at SXSW and talk about what the future holds for the mothers and fathers of today’s social good startups, the “old-fashioned” nonprofit organization. This is my second year to hold this meetup ...

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