Meet Our Team

Georgetown Entrepreneurship is proud to have a diverse team of talented professionals, academics and students working hard to build a vibrant entrepreneurial community at Georgetown. Through their efforts the department is able to make a lasting impact on tomorrow’s leaders in business and entrepreneurship while helping students launch their own companies here on campus.

Entrepreneurs in Residence
Entrepreneurs in Residence

The Entrepreneur in Residence (EiR) Program is one of the primary ways that we connect the Georgetown campus to the “real world” of entrepreneurship. Accomplished entrepreneurs – some of whom are Georgetown alumni – are on campus throughout the term to act as mentors and advisors to students.
Please click on the images for more information about each Entrepreneur in Residence and a contact form to schedule an appointment.

Troye Bullock

Founder and CEO, TB Global Impact Strategies

Jessica Carson

Senior Director of Venture & Entrepreneurship, The American Psychological Association

Laura Clark

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Manager, The Good Food Institute

Brian Cooley

Chief Marketing Officer, PlayVS

Ryan Croft

CEO and Co-founder, Pacto

Ellen Eisenberg

Adjunct Professor, Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business

Howard Eisenberg

Founder, EuroSort Inc.

Dave Goldberg

President and CEO, Cadence Education

Dahna Goldstein

Chief Investment Officer, Halcyon and Co-Managing Director of the Halcyon Fund

Payton Iheme

Head of Public Policy, North America and Latin America and the Caribbean for Bumble Inc.

John Jabara

Co-Founder and Co-CEO, University Startups

Karima Ladhani

Founder & CEO, Barakat Bundle

Fiona Macaulay

Founder and CEO, WILD Network

Mike Malloy

Vice President, Malloy Industries

Amy Millman

Founder, Springboard 2000 Enterprises Inc.

Jill Monk


Miguel Monteverde

Founder and Principal, Green Mountain Advisors

Neel Premkumar

Founder and CEO, Dyla Brands

Rick Robinson

VP of Enterprise Product Innovation, AARP

Peter Mellen

Founder, Netcito

Neil Shah

CEO, ThinkNimble

Mark J. Silverman

Angel Investor and Advisor

Marc Steren

Co-Director, Summer Launch Program

Steve Taylor

COO, Big Health

Dave Terzian

Managing Partner, Brand Strategy Partners

Barbara White

CEO and Founder, The Avoka Group, Angel Investor

Danny Wright

Chief Operating Officer, 1863 Ventures

S. Tien Wong

Chairman and CEO, Opus8, Inc.


These members of the Georgetown University faculty are actively involved in the research and teaching of entrepreneurship. The group includes both academics spanning a broad range of disciplines as well as experienced practitioners. They are committed to supporting the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative and to working with students to demystify the process of starting and growing a new venture.

Bob Bies

Professor of Management and Founder of the Executive Master’s in Leadership Program at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University.

Melissa Bradley

Tri-sector leader with more than 20 years of entrepreneurship, investment, and leadership experience. Currently, she is a Professor of Practice at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University where she teaches impact investing, social entrepreneurship, P2P economics and innovation.

Jason Brennan

Assistant Professor of Strategy, and of Economics, Ethics and Public Policy at the McDonough School of Business. His classes include: Moral Foundations of Market Society, and Social Responsibility of Business.

Peter Jaworski

Assistant Teaching Professor of business ethics. He is a Senior Fellow with the Canadian Constitution Foundation, and a Director of the Institute for Liberal Studies. Along with Jason Brennan, Peter is the author of “Markets without Limits: Moral Virtues and Commercial Interests” published in 2015.

Sandeep Dahiya

Faculty of the McDonough School of Business since 1999. Professor Dahiya spent two years working in the Corporate Finance and Strategy practice of McKinsey & Company, a leading strategy consulting firm. He worked with CEOs and CFOs of Fortune 500 firms in Healthcare, Financial Services, and Chemical industries focusing on Valuation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Capital Markets and Risk Management issues.

J.S. Gamble

Adjunct Professor of Strategy in the McDonough School of Business teaching entrepreneurship. His fields of expertise are Wireless and Broadband Telecom, and management consulting.

Shye Gilad

Professor of the Practice Professor in the McDonough School of Business, specializing in entrepreneurial leadership, entrepreneurship, and innovation.  Shye teaches graduate level courses.

Arun Gupta

Senior Advisor to the Provost/Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship at Georgetown Business School teaching Entrepreneurial Finance/Venture Capital. He also focuses on Federal/Cyber IT Services investments at Columbia Capital.

Eric Koester

Adjunct Professor in the McDonough School of Business teaching several MBA-level entrepreneurship classes: Startup Factory, Customer Discovery MBA Tutorial, Lean Startup MBA Tutorial.

Alyssa Lovegrove

Experienced business executive with a career spanning banking, management consulting, consumer retailing, and non-profit sectors in the US and UK. Her current focus is social entrepreneurship and social impact ventures  – including the launch of social impact businesses and the unique challenges of managing “double and triple bottom line” organizations.

Dale Murphy

Associate Professor at the Walsh School of Foreign Service. His specialties include commercial and social entrepreneurship startups and angel investment networks. He is an expert in global issues at the juncture of the public and private sectors, and he has worked on international political economy, business-government relations, corporate social responsibility (CSR), democratization, and international security.

Jeff Reid

Adjunct Professor of strategy at the McDonough School of Business and the founding director of the the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative. A proven strategic leader in the arenas of entrepreneurship, venture capital, education, technology, and economic development Reid believes strongly in the power of entrepreneurial communities and networks to create social value.

Jean Rosauer

Adjunct Professor at the Georgetown McDonough School of Business and founder of Fuel Growth Group, an international marketing strategy firm. She partners with technology CEOs to accelerate company growth and transform industries.

Dr. Elizabeth Page Sigman

Distinguished Teaching Professor at the McDonough School of Business. Specializing in technology, social media, electronic commerce, and information systems. She is a faculty associate for the Center for Business and Public Policy and the Capital Markets Research Center, and serves as a Technology, Learning and Teaching Fellow for the Center for New Designs in Learning Systems.

Sarah Stilles

Visiting Assistant Professor in the Georgetown Department of Sociology, teaching undergraduate courses including: Introduction to Sociology; Flourishing: College & Community; Race, Society, and Cinema CBL; The Contemporary City CBL; Social Entrepreneurship/Change; Law & Society; Community Involvement Seminar CBL; Sociology Senior Seminar.

Sezer Ulku

Associate Professor at the McDonough School of Business. His research focuses on innovation, new product development, entrepreneurship, outsourcing, private equity, supply chain management, and retail operations. His research has been published in leading management journals, including Management Science, Manufacturing and Service Operations, and Transactions on Engineering Management.