#BIF2018 Attendee List

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Name: Title: Org: Twitter: LinkedIn:
Octavia Abell CEO Govern for America @GovForAmerica
Mickey Ackerman Professor Rhode Island School of Design
Vala Afshar Chief Digital Evangelist Salesforce
Lee Allentuck Founder Self-Employed @raisingnerd
Dave Allison General Manager Customer Support
Scott Andersen General Manager – Technology Business Development
Shirin Ardakani Senior Experience Designer TeamBIF @TheBIF LinkedIn
Elizabeth Austin Student Brown University LinkedIn
JW Babbitt Chief Fun Officer YouTern @mjwbabbitt
Mark S. Babbitt President WorqIQ @marksbabbitt LinkedIn
Mike Baldwin Market Access Manager Boehrunger-Ingelheim
Vlad Barbulica Student
Alayne Barnicoat
Elena Bell Program Manager Center for Urban Innovation, The Aspen Institute @aspenurbaninnov LinkedIn
TImothy Berendt Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
John Bitar Avid Learner Brown University LinkedIn
Sue Bohorquez Sr. Graphic Designer RI Department of State LinkedIn
Susan Bos Performance Excellence Manager Kalamazoo Community Foundation
Sara Brandon Marketing Communications Care New England
Jessica Brown Student Experience Lab Manager TeamBIF @bifsxl LinkedIn
Collin Bunch Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Builder REDI @Collin_Bunch LinkedIn
Elyse Burden CEO Real World Scholars
Tamara Burman HBC Activator NeighborWorks BRV
Chris Camillo
David Caprio President/CEO Children’s Friend
Kendra Chaikind Communications Manager Center for Care Innovations
Paul Charney CEO Funworks @howfunworks LinkedIn
Laura Coleman President Bay de Noc Community College
Sandi Connors United Way of Rhode Island @SandiConnors LinkedIn
Michael Crawford Director of Strategy and Partnerships Real World Scholars
Brian Darrow Brian Darrow RIDE
Dany DeGrave Sr Dir Innovation Programs & External Networks Sanofi @danydegrave
DK Creative Producer / Speaker Coach / Speaker justadandak.com @justadandak LinkedIn
Gregory Downing Founder Innovation Horizons LLC
Tori Drew Chief Operating Officer TeamBIF @toridrew LinkedIn
Eric DuBois Undergraduate – Biomedical Engineering Brown University LinkedIn
Melissa Duffield Editor O’Reilly Media Inc.
Wafaa Elghoroury Director Sphinx Academy
Josie Elias Program Manager, Digital Health Innovation Brigham and Women’s Digital Health Innovation Hub @josieelias LinkedIn
Jeffrey Eyet Cofounder The Berkeley Innovation Group @biginnovates
Rick Fernandes Executive Director Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media @FredRogersCtr
Dan Festa Director, Innovation + Design ShurTech Brands LinkedIn
Jillian Finkle Principal Planner City of Central Falls, RI @JillianFinkle
Charlotte Fixler Director of Communications Curriculum Associates @charlottefixler
Sarah Folger Experience Designer TeamBIF @folgersarah LinkedIn
Jonathon Follet President GoInvo
Jonathan Follett Principal GoInvo @jonfollett
Erica Fortescue Head of Co-Lab and Creativity Architect Funworks @ericafortescue LinkedIn
Stephanie Fortunato Director City of Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism
Matthew Fritz Founder Advanced Vectors
Monique Fuchs Associate VP, Innovation + Entrepreneurship Wentworth Institute of Technology @monique_fuchs
Gregg Garrett CEO & Managing Director CGS Advisors / Connected Detroit Innovates @GreggoryGarrett LinkedIn
Jim Gaskell Director – Technology Business Development Crown Equipment
Paul George Assistant Dean for Medical Education The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University @drpaulgeorge
Dara Goldberg President/Founder Mindsets Consulting, Inc.
Mitch Goldman Project Director Austin Regional Clinic
Nate Goodman Exploring Cognitive Neuroscience, Computer Science, and Applied Math Brown University LinkedIn
Manny Gorotiza Student
Dave Gray Founder and CEO The School of the Possible
Jared Green General Manager – Technology Business Development
Kate Grimes VP, Human Resources, NA Henry Schein Inc.
Victoria Guck Finance & Operations TeamBIF @vguck LinkedIn
Dustin Haisler Chief Innovation Officer e.Republic
Carol Hall Walker Associate Director Rhode Island Department of Health
Adam Hansen VP Innovation Ideas To Go, Inc.
Lynn Harris Founder and CEO GOLD Comedy @goldcmdy/@harrislynn LinkedIn
Kayt Havens MD Design Lead, VA national for Innovators Network VA
Reid Henkel Senior Experience Designer TeamBIF @henkr414 LinkedIn
Suzanne Herzberg Director of Transformation Brown Primary Care Transformation Initiative LinkedIn
Paul Higgins Emergent Futures Pty Ltd
Paige Hoffman Director of Innovation DC Public Schools
Hope Hopkins VP, Business Development Rhode Island Commerce Corporation
Carlon Howard Executive Director Breakthrough Providence @CarlonDHoward LinkedIn
Cathryn Hrudicka Principal Creative Sage and Woman Who Innovate
Amy Jackson Director BWH
Caroline Joaquin Department Manager University of Michigan
Delanoe Johnson Reimagine Learning, Associate New Profit @Reimaginelearn LinkedIn
Will Kammerer Patient Experience Lab Manager TeamBIF @bifpxl LinkedIn
Saul Kaplan Founder and Chief Catalyst TeamBIF @skap5 LinkedIn
Susan Kaplan
Ann Keehn Director John Snow, Inc.
Lois Kelly Rebel at Work www.foghound.com @LoisKelly LinkedIn
Phil Komarny VP, Innovation Salesforce.com @PhilKomarny LinkedIn
Stefan Korfmacher Student
Sam Kowalczyk Digital Media Generalist TeamBIF @skowalz LinkedIn
Irwin Kula President The National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership
Mark Kvach Senior Graphic Designer ShurTech Brands, LLC
Zlatko Lagumdzija Student Brown University
Stephanie Lanoue Talent Manager TeamBIF @TheBIF LinkedIn
Nariné Lemme Director of Provider and Employer Analytics Harvard Pilgrim Health Care LinkedIn
Lindsey Lerner Founder Level Exchange LinkedIn
Dale Lesh
Courtney Lester Regional Program Manager www.foreverlester.com
Bruce Linton Executive Director ingenuityNE
Alexander Liu VP, RI Innovation Center First Data
Ashley Luke Product Manager, Duck Tape ShurTech Brands
Elizabeth MacGowan VP Strategy & Business Development National Life Group
Eli MacLaren Chief Market Maker TeamBIF @elithechef LinkedIn
Mary Madden Conversion Institute Facilitator Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities
Samanee Mahbub Student Brown University @samaneezm1 LinkedIn
Avishai Mallinger General Manager Pilotworks Providence
Megha Malpani Student
Elizabeth Markle Executive Director Open Source Wellness LinkedIn
Jack Martin Executive Director Providence Public Library
Jake Martin Student
Pat Mastors Executive Director Patients’ View Institute @patientvoices/@patmastors LinkedIn
Molly Mazzaferro Director, Innovation Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts @mols710 LinkedIn
Heidi McAra Executive Director 100K Ideas
Jennifer McCann Director, US Coastal Programs URI Coastal Resources Center
Dan McClure Innovation Choreographer Practical Clarity, LLC @mccluredc LinkedIn
Phillip McCreight Founder Beer and Napkins @PhilMcCreight
Tim McDonald Purveyor of Purpose CreatingIs LLC
Emily McGinnis Citizen Experience Lab Manager TeamBIF @bifcxl LinkedIn
Carmen Medina Rebel at Work rebelsatwork.com @milouness LinkedIn
Ellen Mendlow Consultant Creative Collisions Design
Dez Stone Menendez Director of Innovation The Colorado College
James Merenda Administrative Assistant
Chris Meyer CEO Nerve LLC
Deb Mills-Scofield CEO/Founder & Mentoring Maven Mills Scofield, LLC
Ethan Mok Neuroengineering Researcher Brown University
Matt Murrie Chief Curiosity Curator What If…?360
Matthew Murrie Chief Learning Executive Belouga @MattMurrie LinkedIn
Samantha Noonan Student
Lauren Norton Innovation Coordinator DC Public Schools @dcpslab
David Ollila President and Chief Innovation Officer Skypoint Ventures @SkypointFlint LinkedIn
Marcy Ostberg Housing Innovation Lab Director City of Boston @HousingiLab LinkedIn
Liz Ouk Office Coordinator TeamBIF @TheBIF LinkedIn
Constance Parham Innovation Specialist DC Public Schools @constance_belle
Purvi Patel Coordinator, Innovation and School Design DC Public Schools
Bill Paukert Owner, designer, builder, player Unified Guitar Works @unifiedguitars LinkedIn
Julian Paukert Student Francis J. Varieur Elementary
Kyra Perry Architecture Student Brown University LinkedIn
Daniel Phelan President / CEO Jackson College @dphelan59
John Politi Executive Director Alliance for Transformation and Innovation (AFIT)
Due Quach CEO & Founder Calm Clarity and the Collective Success Network @calmclarityorg LinkedIn
Joanne Quinn Executive Director The Autism Project @AutismProjectRI LinkedIn
Julia Rafal-Baer Chief Operating Officer Chiefs for Change
Megan Ranney Director of Special Projects & Emergency Digital Health Innovation Department of Emergency Medicine, Brown University
Neil Redding Principal, Redding Consulting @neilredding LinkedIn
Christopher Rice Principal Consultant Christopher S. Rice Consulting
gg Rigelhaupt designer, researcher, investigator, advocate www.thenakedstone.com @ggrig LinkedIn
Elizabeth Rodgers Marketing Manager TeamBIF @TheBIF LinkedIn
Kristin Rodriguez Chief Knowledge Officer Health Plan Alliance
Crystal Rome Senior Experience Designer TeamBIF @cromebot LinkedIn
Kayla Rosen Policy Director Rhode Island Children’s Cabinet – State of Rhode Island
Mariel Rosic Neuroengineering Researcher Brown University LinkedIn
Pam Rubinoff Coastal Extension Specialist URI Coastal Resources Center
Peter Rumsey Director, RI Innovation Campus RI Commerce
Dan Ryder Education Director Success & Innovation Center, Mt. Blue Campus, ME
Claudia Sabastiany Technology Market Development Manager
Dennese Salazar Manager Brown Design Workshop
Betsy Santarlasci Food Initiative Director Social Enterprise Greenhouse
Dan Sarbacker Director of Portfolio for Digital Transformation
Greg Satell Author/Speaker Digital Tonto @DigitalTonto LinkedIn
Liliana Satell Author/Speaker Berkshire Hathaway Fox Roach @DigitalTonto
Emily Sauter Student
Michael Schein President MicroFame Media @MichaelSchein1 LinkedIn
David Schurman Student Brown University LinkedIn
Katya Scocimara Student
Shawn Selleck Project Manager State of RI – Enterprise Technology Strategy and Service @selleck LinkedIn
Eric Shed Co-Director of Harvard Teacher Fellows; Lecturer on Education Harvard Graduate School of Education
Nina Shinday Manager of Innovation Newton Wellesley Hospital/Partners Healthcare
Michael Sikorsky CEO Robots and Pencils @mjsikorsky
Tony Silbert Partner Spartina Consulting
Charmaine Smith Chief Executive Officer Innovative Technology Education Fund @ITEFSTL LinkedIn
Corey Snow CRM Strategist | Solution Architect Harvard University @corey_snow LinkedIn
Don Stanford Chief Innovation Officer IGT
Jane Stanford
Betsy Stubblefield Loucks Senior Consultant Spartina Consulting @Betsyruthsl LinkedIn
Barry Svigals Partner Emeritus Svigals + Partners, LLP
Sheri Sweitzer
Tamika Taylor CEO, Founder Part Of The Conversation LinkedIn
Gino Tenace Founder & Managing Partner Tenegrity Ventures, LLC
Parker Thomas FUSE Executive Fellow City of Fremont @fpthomas
Mark Truman Director, Advanced Research & Innovation IGT
Meg VanDeusen Operations and Finance Manager Feedback Labs @FeedbackLabs
Karla E. Vigil Co-founder EduLeaders of Color Rhode Island @karlaevigil
Marshall Votta Geek Whisperer
Wendy Wendeborn Special Projects & Change Manager PwC
Denise Williams Director of Instruction Evergreen School District
Jhaymee Wilson Tynan Director, Strategy Management and Growth Atrium Health @jhaymee
Sheryl Winarick Catalyst The Art of Migration @swinarick LinkedIn
Isabelle Yisak Experience Designer TeamBIF @iyisak LinkedIn
Chris Yoon Student Brown University LinkedIn
Kay Zagrodny Senior Experience Designer TeamBIF @TheBIF LinkedIn