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.
Syed is the Founder of Brainfood, Founder and Design Lead at M3D, and was previously Design Lead at NeoSensory. He holds degrees in Product Design and Mechanical Engineering from University of Maryland. Syed is a health nut living in a tiny van home, chasing powder and climbing rocks across the US.
Anuj was previously Vice President of Digital Banking Strategy and Adoption at Bank of America. He is Vice Chair of Metropolitan LightHouse 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.
Justin is a self-taught software engineer and Ruby/Rails open-source contributor. He boasts extensive startup experience, including previous positions with Instacart and New Relic. He has many hobbies and interests, including nutrition, quantified self, pottery, woodworking, chemistry, cooking, and perfumery.
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.
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.
Greg is a content marketing professional proud to be working at the intersection of two of his passions — entrepreneurship and personal wellness. He was previously Marketing Communications Manager at XYZ and earned dual degrees in Marketing and Entrepreneurship from Drexel University, where he was a scholarship athlete.
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.