Our mentors have walked in your shoes: They’ve built and supported companies from the ground up. They’ve ideated, developed product, bootstrapped, launched, iterated, gone to market, grown sales teams, raised money, sometimes pivoted, scaled up, made tough decisions, failed forward and successfully exited.

They’re generous with their time and expertise because they are passionate about giving back and helping entrepreneurs like you succeed. Once you become a Member of Station Houston, they’ll be happy to help YOU, too!


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Abel Acuna

Founder, Startup Launcher LLC & Kickstart 101


Rakesh Agrawal

Founder, CEO, SnapStreamMedia


Colleen Akehurst



Joe Anthony

Security Corporate and Business Development, IBM


Syed A. Biabani

Board of Directors, Zdaly


Neal Benedict

President, Silver Brick Management Solutions


Malek Bohsali

Consulting CFO, ESP Completion Technologies, LLC


Chris Bronk

Assistant Professor, University of Houston


Chris Booker

Development Manager, Infusion


Jason Brown

Innovation Consultant, American Family Insurance


Huyen Bui

EVP Technology, Life Line Healthcare


Heath Butler

Managing Partner, Gestalt growth advisors 


Freddy Castillo

Founder, Layers Design & Media


David Chang

Principal, Nightwalk International, LLC


Andrew Clark

Principal, Castell Group


Kenley Clark

CEO, Project Insiders


Scott Cleveland

CEO, Scott Cleveland PLM Consulting

Ken Cohen

Director of Student Internship Programs, The Village School


Stuart Coleman

Venture Associate, Chevron


Daniel Cotlar



Travis Crabtree

Attorney, Gray Reed & McGraw


Scott Craig

Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati


Cody Cupp

Founder and CEO, UNEE Group


Marcus Erickson

Senior Director of Development, Campus Management Corp


Howard Davis

Consultant, March Capital


Shakeatha Davis

Principal, S Davis Law Group


Mohammed Dhanerwala

IT Consultant, Bridgepoint Consultant LLC


Doug Erwin

Chairman, Redhouse Associates


Raissa Evans

Founder and Chief Strategist, Running Reload, LLC 


Javier Fadul

Inventive Information Design, CulturePilot


Kemal Farid

Managing Director, Bluevine Ventures


Nathalie Felciai

Founder & CEO, Amuseworld


Mary Lynn Fernau

Director for Marketing and Public Relations, Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship


Emil Fernandez

President and CEO, Scriberule, Inc. 


Eric Fishhaut

Director of Technology Consulting, Gelber & Associates


Phil Fraher

COO & CFO, The Right Place


Bon Franklin

CTO, MySoldMate


Mark Friedman

Key Account Manager, Commvault (Retired)

Juliana Garaizar

Managing Director, Houston Angel Network


Erick Garcia

President, Hedgeway Group


Blair Garrou

Managing Director, Mercury Fund


David Gaskin

Contract Consultant, Argus Media


Aziz Gilani

Partner, Mercury Fund

Michael Girdey

Managing Director, Geekdom Fund

Alley Goodroad

CEO, Slink Interactive

Kenton Gray

CTO, iOffice


John Greensage

Founder & CEO, Doctor My Doctor

Sarah Groen

Owner, Quartz Capital, LLC

John Goodman

Technical Lead, Poetic Systems


Raja Gupta



Larry Hack



Matthew Hager

CEO, Poetic Systems


Mark Hamrick

Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright

Aaron Hinjoosa

COO, VERT Solar Finance


Sean Hill

Associate, Vincent & Elkins LLP


Naser Hossain 

Mechanical Product Designer and R&D Engineer, Schlumberger

Taylor Hou 

Founder and Head of Product,

Matthew Howard

Risk and Insurance Consultant, The Nitsche Group

Erik Ibarra

Chief Experience Officer, Calamine

Phil Jackson

Director of Development of Operations, cPanel


Anna Jarman

Analyst, Shell Technology Ventures

Ryan Joy

Startup Evangelist, Microsoft Corporation


Matthew Keas

Software Engineer, Tools and Research, StackWave

Emily Keeton

Co-Founder, Station


Lennart Koopmann

Founder and CEO, Greylog


Tim Kopra

Partner, Blue Bear Capital


Keith Kreuer

Principal, Redhouse Associates


Paul Kwiatkowski

CTO & Founder, GroupRaise


Ankur Laroia

Leader, Solutions Strategy, Alfresco Software


Jim Lawnin

Partner, Houston Angel Network


Dave Lee

President, Gemini


Nir Leibovich

CEO, Co-founder, GoCo


Michelle Lenzen

Co-Founder, People and Words

Patrick Lewis

Cheir Strategist, ETR&D

Layla Lumpkin

Business and Finance Attorney, Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered


Karl Maier

Business Advisory, Doeren Mayhew


Kelly McCormick

Managing Director, University of Houston – RED Labs


Alex McDonald

President, SiteCoach


David McEwing

Patent Attorney, Houston Patent Law


Amitav Misra

Partner, Arundo Analytics


Harvin Moore

Principal, Frontera Technology Ventures


Janet H. Moore

Global Executive Coach, Global Rain Making


Dave Morris

VP of Technology and Strategy, The Right Place


Diana Murakhovskaya

Co-Founder, Monarq


Billy Murphy

Partner, Dwyer Murphy Calvert LLP


Marc Nathan 

VP Client Strategy, Miller Egan Molter & Nelson


Jon Nordby

Vice President of Talent and Innovation, Greater Houston Partnership


Wendy Nunnelley

VP of Consumer Goods, Board Member, The Coca-Cola Company


Pat O’Donnell

CEO, Unabridged Technology


Hesam Panahi

Rice Entrepreneurship Initiative Professor, Rice University


Sam Parikh

VP Sales, Graylog


Piyush Patel

CEO, Accelerating Digital


Wade Pinder

Senior Product Manager, Blinds.Com


Ted Plemenos

Consultant, ExxonMobil


Mark Poag

Managing Director, Fitz Gate Ventures

Lauren-Kristine Pryzant

Senior Analyst, Mercury Fund


Eric Pulaski

CEO & Founder, SmartVault Corporation


Leland Putterman

Co-Founder & Chairman, Trivie, Inc


Mehdi Rafiee

Sr. Researcher, Statoil

Ramie Rajabi

Senior Manager and Principal, Accenture

Michael Raspino

President, May River Ventures

John Reale

Founder, Station Houston


Jeff Reichman

Principal, January Advisors


Brent Reynolds

Senior Vice President, Houlihan Lokey, Inc.


Weston Rice

Vice President, Silicon Valley Bank


Alexander Robart

Director, Ambyint


Christopher Robart

Managing Director, Unconventional Capital


Grace Rodriguez

Co-Founder and CXO, Station Houston

Carolyn Goodwin Rodz

Founder, Circular Board

Barton Rollart

CEO, PBV Corporation


Kerry Rupp

General Partner, True Wealth Ventures


Marcus Rydberg

Co-Founder, CTO, Lead Developer, Luminare


Patrick Samuels

Tax Manager, PKF Texas


Dag Sandbakken

Owner, Condestra


Marc Schmulen

Founder, JellyCapital


Kyle Scott

Principal, 3BK Shepherd Investments LLC


Dheeraj Singal

CEO, FFS Commerce

Anupam Singh

Principal, Aramco Energy Ventures

Jag Singh

Managing Director, A.R.M. Consulting


Brandon Stein

Vice President, Marketing & Development Molecule Software


Ariel Sztern

President, TISA Software, LLC


Myron Stout

COO, Perdix Capital Management, LLC


Josh Tabin

Managing Consultant, Josh Tabin Consulting


Eddison S. Titus

Lawyer, Law Office of Edison S. Titus


Remington Tonar

COO and Partner, Brandsinger Strategies


Filip Valica

Founder, The Product Startup


Andrew Van Chau

Principal, JQV Strategies


Urvish Vashi

VP, Marketing, Paradigm


Celestine Vettical

VP, Intelligent Energy Products & Technology
Baker Hughes


Vivek Venkatraman

Experience and Product Advisor, Airbnb


Jennifer Vondran

Partner and Board Member, Keystone Scientific


Aaron Woo

Partner, McCullough Sudan


Adam Wulf

Founder, Milestone Made