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About Us

Building sustainable entrepreneurship cultures in Indiana, and fostering and developing high-potential, high-growth businesses for investment and returns for our stakeholders.

Elevate’s vision is

Our Mission

Build Collaborative Communities

Provide World Class Programming

Invest in High Potential Companies

Core Tenets

Be Ethical in Every Action

Have a Growth Mindset

Invest in Great Opportunities

Empower Innovative Entrepreneurs

Deliver Value to All Stakeholders

Meet the Elevate team

Together, we are unleashing value for public-private entrepreneurial initiatives in communities across Indiana.

Christopher Day

Chief Executive Officer

Kristin Eilenberg

Vice President, Life Sciences and Healthcare

Emali Grose

Platform Administrator

Myles Grote


Jay Harmas

Director of Portfolio Success

Andie Hines-Lagemann

Director of Engagement | EQ Practitioner

Asa Kelly

Vice President of Investment Operations & Portfolio Analytics

Brighid King

Post-Investment Analyst

Nicholas Kuhn

Vice President, Hardtech

Michael Leonard


Phil Lodato

General Counsel / Chief Compliance Officer

Kevin Martin

Marketing Manager

Cy Megnin

Vice President, Software

Devin Mendenhall

Events Manager

Titi Obasanya

Vice President, Software

Sara Omohundro, CFA


Omari Robinson


Jacob Schpok

Partner, Head of Platform

Erica Schweyer

Chief of Staff

Matt Tyner

Managing Partner

Landon Young, Ph.D.

Vice President, Pre-Seed