My StoryDown the rabbit hole...
I chose to stumble into entrepreneurship rather than endure grad school
Green Options Media
Expanded one of the first green blogs to the first green blog network
Joined one of the first experiments in tech-focused social enterprise incubation
I set out to make revenue-sharing in green blogging work, for real.
Built a niche crowdfunding site for social change, launched a successful beta at SXSW2013
Led a successful $200k+ crowdfunding campaign to help save one of the last historical landmarks in downtown Las Vegas
Trust Labs, ChooseKen.com, Simbi
Digging deeper into value, a political campaign, and a return to the Bay Area
Back to the Bay Area
My favorite kinds of projects are the kinds that are uniquely abundant in the bay area -- beneath all the headlines about unicorn startups, there is a thriving ecosystem of social enterprises, nonprofits and cooperatives, waiting to break out into the wider world. Since returning to the Bay, I settled in Oakland and have been consulting for a wide variety of mission-focused projects. Here's to 2016!