2019 Summer team


Meet our Program Directors!

Jennifer started her entrepreneurial career early, founding a theater camp for high school students in 2009 which flourished to over 400 students during a summer season!  Jennifer brought her entrepreneurial passion and logistical ninja-ing to Atlanta where she set up shop as the Founder of JL Community Resource Org, partnering with local event series, chambers, and associations to support their operations.  June 10-14 @ Morehouse  June 17-21 @ ADAC (Girls!)  June 24-28 @ ATV  July 8-12 @ eVestment

Jennifer started her entrepreneurial career early, founding a theater camp for high school students in 2009 which flourished to over 400 students during a summer season!

Jennifer brought her entrepreneurial passion and logistical ninja-ing to Atlanta where she set up shop as the Founder of JL Community Resource Org, partnering with local event series, chambers, and associations to support their operations.

June 10-14 @ Morehouse

June 17-21 @ ADAC (Girls!)

June 24-28 @ ATV

July 8-12 @ eVestment

Pamela works at the intersection of technology and social impact. Using her diverse cross-industry experience, she supports creatives and entrepreneurs as they build brands and businesses.  She is the founder of Vamos Ladies, a coaching + branding studio for Latinx women.  June 17-21 @ ATDC Social Entrepreneurship


Pamela works at the intersection of technology and social impact. Using her diverse cross-industry experience, she supports creatives and entrepreneurs as they build brands and businesses.

She is the founder of Vamos Ladies, a coaching + branding studio for Latinx women.

June 17-21 @ ATDC Social Entrepreneurship

Kelly has been an economics teacher for 10 years and loves middle schoolers! Over the course of her career, Kelly's classroom has evolved from traditional to project-based using the show "Shark Tank" as an inspiration.  Design, prototyping, and business planning are all found within the walls of her classroom!  June 24-28 @ ATDC  July 8-12 @ Chick-fil-A

Kelly has been an economics teacher for 10 years and loves middle schoolers! Over the course of her career, Kelly's classroom has evolved from traditional to project-based using the show "Shark Tank" as an inspiration.

Design, prototyping, and business planning are all found within the walls of her classroom!

June 24-28 @ ATDC

July 8-12 @ Chick-fil-A

Elle started her career in Management Consulting prior to starting her own Professional Development business, launching Forth in 2018.  Elle takes her passion for students and entrepreneurship into Break Into Business as the Hiring Manager, Social Media guru, program director, and raving fan!  June 3-7 @ ATDC  June 10-14 @ ATDC

Elle started her career in Management Consulting prior to starting her own Professional Development business, launching Forth in 2018.

Elle takes her passion for students and entrepreneurship into Break Into Business as the Hiring Manager, Social Media guru, program director, and raving fan!

June 3-7 @ ATDC

June 10-14 @ ATDC

Meet Team 1

ATDC // CFA Support Center

Meet CFO, Ethan  Lancaster Bible College  When Ethan was in middle school he wanted to be a Rockstar or Professional musician! His entrepreneurial dream is to start a small craft coffee company that roasts it own beans. Currently, he plays drums in his band, Cardiac Half, works at Boosterthon, and helps with his youth group at Crossroads Church!

Meet CFO, Ethan

Lancaster Bible College

When Ethan was in middle school he wanted to be a Rockstar or Professional musician! His entrepreneurial dream is to start a small craft coffee company that roasts it own beans. Currently, he plays drums in his band, Cardiac Half, works at Boosterthon, and helps with his youth group at Crossroads Church!

Meet COO, Nina  Georgia Tech  When Nina was in middle school she wanted to be a vet because she loved animals! Her entrepreneurial dream is to start a coffee shop or bakery. Her favorite experience was being captain of her cross country team!

Meet COO, Nina

Georgia Tech

When Nina was in middle school she wanted to be a vet because she loved animals! Her entrepreneurial dream is to start a coffee shop or bakery. Her favorite experience was being captain of her cross country team!

Meet Emcee, Sierra  Emory University  As a middle schooler, Sierra dreamed of being a fashion designer. She even created a clothing line called Totally Teen. This is still her entrepreneurial dream today as she wants to create a clothing line that caters to young professionals to transition from college wardrobe to their career. Today, she loves volunteering with Pulse Mural Project focused on designing a tribute to Atlanta for Emory University.

Meet Emcee, Sierra

Emory University

As a middle schooler, Sierra dreamed of being a fashion designer. She even created a clothing line called Totally Teen. This is still her entrepreneurial dream today as she wants to create a clothing line that caters to young professionals to transition from college wardrobe to their career. Today, she loves volunteering with Pulse Mural Project focused on designing a tribute to Atlanta for Emory University.

Meet Creative Director, Jamia  University of Georgia  As a middle schooler, Jamia wanted to be an author, artist, or professional basketball player. Her entrepreneurial dream is to start a travel photography and videography business. She would love to travel the world for a living and meet cool people from different cultures. Today, she is part of Film Sisters Org which is a community of women of color working to create opportunities, mentorships, and friendships in the film industry.

Meet Creative Director, Jamia

University of Georgia

As a middle schooler, Jamia wanted to be an author, artist, or professional basketball player. Her entrepreneurial dream is to start a travel photography and videography business. She would love to travel the world for a living and meet cool people from different cultures. Today, she is part of Film Sisters Org which is a community of women of color working to create opportunities, mentorships, and friendships in the film industry.

Meet Team 2

Morehouse // ADAC // eVestment // Atlanta Tech Village

Meet CFO, Kate  Georgia Tech  In middle school, Kate wanted to be a math teacher. Now, her entrepreneurial dream is to start a company called Swim with Sharks that would let people swim with with nurse sharks. Today, her favorite activity is being on the Club Volleyball team at Georgia Tech.

Meet CFO, Kate

Georgia Tech

In middle school, Kate wanted to be a math teacher. Now, her entrepreneurial dream is to start a company called Swim with Sharks that would let people swim with with nurse sharks. Today, her favorite activity is being on the Club Volleyball team at Georgia Tech.

Meet COO, Brent  Liberty University  In middle school Brent wanted to be a lawyer! Today, his entrepreneurial dream is to start a baseball training facility. His favorite activity that Brent is involved in is rock climbing and softball!

Meet COO, Brent

Liberty University

In middle school Brent wanted to be a lawyer! Today, his entrepreneurial dream is to start a baseball training facility. His favorite activity that Brent is involved in is rock climbing and softball!

Meet Emcee, Jamaal  American University  In middle school, Jamaal wanted to be Secretary of State. If he could start a business today it would be a fitness and healthy living pop up shop that travels around the country. Today, his favorite activity is rowing which he took up at the beginning of this year!

Meet Emcee, Jamaal

American University

In middle school, Jamaal wanted to be Secretary of State. If he could start a business today it would be a fitness and healthy living pop up shop that travels around the country. Today, his favorite activity is rowing which he took up at the beginning of this year!

Meet Creative Director, Caitlyn  University of Georgia  In middle school, she wanted to be an actress. If she sharted her own business it would be a Production Company called Expedition Films! Today, she enjoys outdoor activities like hiking and backpacking!

Meet Creative Director, Caitlyn

University of Georgia

In middle school, she wanted to be an actress. If she sharted her own business it would be a Production Company called Expedition Films! Today, she enjoys outdoor activities like hiking and backpacking!