Kara is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist (LDN), and Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC) who specializes in glucose control and metabolism. She graduated from Purdue University and previously worked at Memphis VA Medical Center, as a clinical dietitian at Providence Hospital, and in a management role at Nutritionix.
Pavel Sokolovsky is an angel investor in early-stage tech companies and co-founder of Chicago-based investment group Nameless Ventures. He teaches Entrepreneurship at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Pavel founded eComfort.com and led the company through rapid growth before selling in 2015 to a $20B+ HVAC company. Pavel has been featured in Inc. Magazine, on NBC Chicago, and on WGN Radio.
Ivan is a serial entrepreneur and Techstars alumni who co-founded and served as CTO of healthcare startup CuePath. He holds a Master's Degree in Computer Science from Yaroslavl State University. Ivan is a champion of critical thinking and has broad experience in team management as a results-oriented leader.
Anuj was previously Vice President of Digital Banking Strategy and Adoption at Bank of America. He is Vice Chair of Nuasin Next Generation Charter School, serving on the Board of Trustees. Anuj earned an MBA from Georgetown, a Bachelor's degree in Biology from The Citadel, and is a volunteer basketball coach.
Konstantin is passionate about entrepreneurship and has founded several businesses including an online translation marketplace. Previously, Konstantin served as Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis at Abbott and Finance Manager at Johnson & Johnson. He earned a Bachelor's degree from the University of Evansville and an MBA from IE Business School in Madrid.
Molly Downey, RDN, LDN is a licensed dietitian nutritionist who grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and graduated from Indiana University-Bloomington with a degree in dietetics. Growing up, she was always involved in athletics and loved all things related to health and wellness. Through her personal health struggles, she became increasingly interested in preventative health and the powerful impact that food has on our wellbeing. She uses her experience and passion to help others reach their greatest health potential.
Dillon comes from New York City hotel management background with Moxy by Marriott as an Operations Manager. Passionate about empowering communities and individuals, Sawyer obtained his master’s degree in Sustainable Tourism Destinations and Regional Tourism Planning, leading to his position as a Nation and Place Brand Consultant with Bloom Consulting.
Subhaan is an entrepreneur and die-hard basketball fan who grew his own basketball and gaming YouTube channel to more than 270,000 subscribers totaling over 70 million views. Through his channel, he's established affiliations with the NBA and 2K Games, and had a feature role in an NBA Finals commercial featuring NBA MVP Kevin Durant. Beyond business and marketing, Subhaan ultimately wants to use his influence to make a difference in the world.
Logan is a content marketer with a specialty in search engine optimization. He graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Logan is passionate about startups that propel human growth and innovation that benefits daily life. Since joining the marketing world in 2015, Freedman’s work has been featured in well-known publications like Washington Post, BBC, Vice, Rolling Stone, Esquire, Newsweek, USA Today, Houston Chronicle, and CNBC.
Bogdan is a full-stack software engineer who specializes in mobile app development. He graduated from University of Illinois Chicago with a degree in Neuroscience and is very passionate about health and longevity.
Dr. Oldson is a primary care physician and board certified obesity medicine specialist. She is on the faculty of Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicine. Her clinical focus is weight management and obesity. She is also interested in glucose management and type-2 diabetes.
Dr. Saladino is a best-selling author and the leading authority on the carnivore diet. He is a board certified nutrition specialist and a functional medicine practitioner. He attended medical school at the University of Arizona, and completed residency at the University of Washington, focusing on integrative medicine and nutritional biochemistry.
Dr. Brown is a physician scientist and research collaborator at Mayo Clinic. She has interests in cardiovascular disease prevention, cardio-oncology, precision medicine, clinical informatics, and artificial intelligence.