Chief Operating Officer
Erica Schweyer serves as the Chief Operating Officer, where she provides leadership and oversight to strategic initiatives, projects, core functions, marketing and events, information technology functions and assets, and participates in the general management of the organization in close support of the CEO. She has over 10 years of experience in project management, research, non-profit operations and fundraising, and economic development. Erica has a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics from Manchester University (formally Manchester College) and an MBA from Indiana Tech.
In her spare time, she enjoys cycling, reading, wake surfing, and spending time with her husband and three kids.
- What is the most important thing you do for Elevate Ventures’ clients/constituents? I work to amplify not only the story and brand of our portfolio company’s and regional partners but the entrepreneurial ecosystem across Indiana.
- Any “did you know?” random facts about yourself to share? I have a hole-in-one – I hit a 9 iron 124 yards over a pond. It was AWESOME, but I still shot in the 40s. I’m also a first-generation college graduate.