Meet the Team
Chandler J. Lewis
Levi Velez Reed
Dr. Bethany Doran
Co-Founder - Emerita
Chandler J. Lewis, Co-Founder
Levi Velez Reed, Co-Founder
Dr. Bethany Doran, Co-Founder Emerita
Sudhakar Kaushik, Entrepreneur-in-Residence
Sudhakar Kaushik is the CEO and co-founder of Jeeva Health. Jeeva is focused on using AI/ML and technology for social impact and is on a mission to bring about proactive and data-driven approaches to mental health and push for population approach to mental health, particularly for adolescent and rural populations. He has an extensive technology product innovation and global go-to-market track record built by creating multiple meaningful businesses from disruptive concepts at large corporations (Verizon, Altice USA, SeaChange International). He has product consulting and startups (Alacris.io) experience as well. He has built large global teams, market-developed and managed multi million dollar global P&Ls, and conceived and launched mobile and other apps for millions of users, studiously honing in on user centric approaches He has an MBA from UT-Austin with an engineering degree from Indian Institute of Science/Bangalore University. He is joining 360 Ventures as an advisor to the board and as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence and looks forward to mentoring and contributing further to the 360 mission and ecosystem development.
Brian Allen, Entrepreneur-in-Residence
Brian Allen (he/him), Entrepreneur-in-Residence: Brian is a long-time technologist and cleantech entrepreneur focusing on strategic planning, operations, and appropriate technology consulting for clients in the building, energy, water, food, ICT, and finance sectors. His experience ranges from Fortune Global-500 corporations and small businesses, to startups and non-profits across the United States, Europe and Latin America over the past 30 years. He is currently focused on why and how the myriad intersections of circularity, appropriate technology, and social justice must necessarily drive humanity towards solutions to our greatest environmental and social challenges. He has earned degrees from the University of Wisconsin, the Institut d’Études Politiques, and the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.
James O'Conner, Entrepreneur-in-Residence
James has been at the forefront of software development in Silicon Valley for over 40 years. He was a Principal Developer for major corporations like HP and Microsoft where he was instrumental in the evolution of the Mac Office offering. On the opposite end of the spectrum, James has also worked with startups to build their cloud platforms from the ground up - which ignited his interest in SaaS and Innovation. With seed funding from Steve Blank and an NSF grant, Innovation Within and its Discovery Platform™ was born. With Innovation Within, James helps entrepreneurs take a step back from the building and validate their business ideas through qualitative customer research. He has a deep passion for customer discovery and uses his software to enable entrepreneurs to take the risk out of their business ideas.