Jonathan Scheiman, PhD   Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer   Jonathan is a research fellow at the Harvard Medical School in the laboratory of George Church. He has worked on transformative sequencing technologies and programmable cellular engineering, with publications in leading journals such as Science and Nature Methods. Having played Division I college basketball at St. John’s University and coached inner city public high school basketball, one of Jonathan’s long-term goals is to use sports as a medium to inspire the next generation of scientists.

Jonathan Scheiman, PhD
Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan is a research fellow at the Harvard Medical School in the laboratory of George Church. He has worked on transformative sequencing technologies and programmable cellular engineering, with publications in leading journals such as Science and Nature Methods. Having played Division I college basketball at St. John’s University and coached inner city public high school basketball, one of Jonathan’s long-term goals is to use sports as a medium to inspire the next generation of scientists.

 George Church, PhD  Co-founder   George is a founding father of modern day genomics, having developed technology that has transformed biomedicine and synthetic biology. In particular, George’s lab pioneered technology that enabled the $1000 human genome. He is a professor of genetics at the Harvard Medical School and a founding core member of the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering. George has co-founded over 10 biotech companies and serves on the advisory board for over 50 more.

George Church, PhD
Co-founder

George is a founding father of modern day genomics, having developed technology that has transformed biomedicine and synthetic biology. In particular, George’s lab pioneered technology that enabled the $1000 human genome. He is a professor of genetics at the Harvard Medical School and a founding core member of the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering. George has co-founded over 10 biotech companies and serves on the advisory board for over 50 more.

 Alex Evans   Co-founder & Head of Athletics   Alex is an Emmy award winning producer for Hock films and ESPN. Alex is also a former coach and head of basketball operations of St. John’s University, with expertise in athlete recruitment and international sports marketing.

Alex Evans
Co-founder & Head of Athletics

Alex is an Emmy award winning producer for Hock films and ESPN. Alex is also a former coach and head of basketball operations of St. John’s University, with expertise in athlete recruitment and international sports marketing.

 
 Treasure Neal  Brand Marketing   Treasure is world-class marketing talent with a diverse skill set. He started The Ave Magazine in late 2003 and over the last 10 years has worked in fashion licensing, with experience working with top tier brands such as Calvin Klein, Dockers, Nautica, Reebok and Tommy Hilfiger. Treasure has a degree in new media design, and has worked as a Creative Director, athlete brand manager, and consulted on consumer wearable tech social strategy campaigns and branding for luxury home audio.

Treasure Neal
Brand Marketing

Treasure is world-class marketing talent with a diverse skill set. He started The Ave Magazine in late 2003 and over the last 10 years has worked in fashion licensing, with experience working with top tier brands such as Calvin Klein, Dockers, Nautica, Reebok and Tommy Hilfiger. Treasure has a degree in new media design, and has worked as a Creative Director, athlete brand manager, and consulted on consumer wearable tech social strategy campaigns and branding for luxury home audio.

 Aleksandar Kostic, PhD  Startup Chief Technology Officer   Alex is an assistant professor in Microbiology and Immunology at the Harvard Medical School, and an assistant investigator at the Joslin Diabetes Center. An expert in microbiome computational bioinformatics, Alex has published research in leading journals identifying bacteria in the microbiome that promote cancer and diabetes. For his work, Alex was listed in the annual Forbes “30 under 30” for healthcare and science.

Aleksandar Kostic, PhD
Startup Chief Technology Officer

Alex is an assistant professor in Microbiology and Immunology at the Harvard Medical School, and an assistant investigator at the Joslin Diabetes Center. An expert in microbiome computational bioinformatics, Alex has published research in leading journals identifying bacteria in the microbiome that promote cancer and diabetes. For his work, Alex was listed in the annual Forbes “30 under 30” for healthcare and science.

 Vasco Bridges   Chief Operating Officer   Vasco has a passion for positively impacting his community through entrepreneurship. His roles have included CEO of a family-owned computer software company, Executive Director for Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, and Strategy & Operations consultant at Deloitte. His business acumen and experience crosses multiple sectors including financial services, industrial manufacturing, non-profit, and government. Vasco has an MBA from University of Michigan, as well as a MA from NYU.

Vasco Bridges
Chief Operating Officer

Vasco has a passion for positively impacting his community through entrepreneurship. His roles have included CEO of a family-owned computer software company, Executive Director for Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, and Strategy & Operations consultant at Deloitte. His business acumen and experience crosses multiple sectors including financial services, industrial manufacturing, non-profit, and government. Vasco has an MBA from University of Michigan, as well as a MA from NYU.