Director of Strategic Initiatives
Emily Egan is an ecosystem builder who creates programs and identifies resources for entrepreneurs to create scaleable companies. After nearly 20 years supporting entrepreneurs, Emily knows that in order for them to succeed they need to be surrounded by a vibrant network of peers, funding, and mentorship. Entrepreneurship is critical to a thriving economy, but you need more than just entrepreneurs, you need an ecosystem of support that is inclusive and accessible. Emily has built educational programs for entrepreneurs at all stages of their business development – from student founders to startup accelerators all the way through to million dollar companies. In addition to her experience creating programs that have broad applications, Emily has created specialized programs for specific industry verticals and has fostered meaningful connections between investors and founders.
Emily holds a BA in Politics from The Catholic University of America.