The University of Tulsa – University Trustee, Executive Committee. The University of Tulsa (TU) is a nationally ranked private research university located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In addition to one of the top cybersecurity programs in the nation (tied with Harvard) and being an NSA Center of Distinction, TU is known for its strong academic programs, particularly in business, engineering/energy, natural sciences, and law. I also serve on the Executive Advisory Board for Collins College of Business and the
Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
19 Days – Investor & Advisor. 19days is a problem-obsessed venture studio built around the core belief that industry-changing solutions are born out of clear, focused, real world problems, and that the best venture studio is the one that finds better problems, most efficiently.
Tulsa Innovation Labs – Advisory Council, Executive Committee. Tulsa Innovation Labs (TIL) deploys programmatic capital to develop four inter-related tech clusters (Virtual Health, Energy Tech, Advanced Air Mobility, Cybersecurity) which have been identified as the strongest opportunities for inclusive growth and good jobs in Tulsa.
Philbrook Museum of Art & Gardens – Board of Directors, Executive Committee. Philbrook Museum of Art is committed to being Tulsa’s most welcoming and engaging cultural institution, providing a unique trifecta of experiences: a historic home, world class art museum, 25 acres of gardens. A major garden renovation in 2004 cemented the Museum’s reputation as “the most beautiful place in Oklahoma.”
Stealth Startups – Currently advising multiple startups spanning high growth industries.
Hopelink – Prior advisor to non-profit whose mission is to promote self-sufficiency and provide stability to individuals and families in need. Hopelink achieves this by offering a wide range of programs and services designed to address the basic needs of its clients and empower them to overcome barriers to success.