Nayeli Maxson, Executive Director, The Alliance for Community Development
Rani Langer-Croager, Co-Founder, Uptima Business Bootcamp
Jesse Martinez, Founder, CareerForce
Kevin Jones, ReGen18 Co-Convener
Amazing innovation is happening at the neighborhood level in marginalized communities as lean startup accelerators working on entrepreneurship as the path to wealth for marginalized communities flourish. New forms of capital are arising to invest friends and family funding in entrepreneurs who don’t have a rich uncle. Top practitioners creating a fund of funds will show what they are building that is scalable or locally replicable when coupled with culturally appropriate community engagement.