An initiative that aims to reduce barriers for historically underserved entrepreneurs in Indiana and leverage collaboration to spur innovation, funding and economic development amongst minority groups—specifically, Black, Brown and female founders.
Entrepreneur-in-Residence for Central Indiana
“The purpose of Elevate Me is to redefine access to capital by helping minority entrepreneurs overcome barriers and hindrances to raising venture capital. Elevate Me is Elevate Venture’s intentional effort toward Black, Brown, and female entrepreneurs. We want to play a bigger role in making patient capital available by creating a quicker and simpler pathway for minority entrepreneurs to access funding when launching or growing Indiana-based innovative companies.”