Rowan Richards, Founder

In 2015, Rowan founded Assemblize, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on Impact Investment opportunities in Chicago. Since 2017 Rowan has served as Director of Coaching and Connections at Accion Chicago. Rowan also taught a Personal and Career Development class at Roosevelt University. .  Full bio

megan christenson, Advisor

A start-up enthusiast, Megan has spent the past 10 years working alongside early stage nonprofit and for-profit ventures to develop scalable processes for growth and social impact. As the Sr. Director of the Points of Light Civic Accelerator, a national social impact venture boot camp investment fund, Megan spearheads venture recruitment, curriculum development and delivery, portfolio monitoring and program evaluation, direct investments, and strategic partnerships. Full bio