HOST COMMITTEE


Moss Amer
Analyst
Maryland Venture Fund

Jeff Cherry
CEO and Managing Partner, The Porter Group, LLC; Founder and Executive Director, Conscious Venture Lab

Peter Ettinger
Senior Advisor
Aldebaran Partners

Heather Louise Finch
Market Director
SmartCEO

Elana Fine
Managing Director
The Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship, University of Maryland

Brian Gaister
Co-Founder and CEO
Pennington Partners & Co

Chris Haug
Chapter Director
Startup Grind Columbia

Tami Howie
Executive Director
Chesapeake Regional Tech Council

Gloria Jacobovitz
Angel Investor
Baltimore Angels member
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory Tech Manager

Phil Jung
Investment Associate
Maryland Venture Fund

Kavita Kerma
Director
Business Attraction and Location Services at Maryland Department of Commerce

Chris Ross
Senior Portfolio Manager
BNY Mellon

Maxim Wheatley
Award Winning Innovator and Venture Catalyst