Joining us today are Kate Loar of Venture For America and Chisom Uche, Alumnus of Venture For America and current Senior Associate at SixThirty. Kate works with Venture For America Fellows, company partners, donors and support systems in St. Louis and Kansas City. Chisom serves on numerous boards, one of which empowers students to direct their own lives and learning.
In this episode:
Kate discusses her many roles with Venture For America
Chisom tells us how he became a “fellow” with Venture for America and how he fills his role as an alumni of the program.
Kate talks about the criteria Venture For America looks for in the “fellow” selection process and what strategies they use in choosing the perfect candidate.
Kate tells us about a few benchmark milestones that Venture For America recently hit.
Chisom discusses the diversity within Venture For America community.
Chisom goes into detail just how exactly the “fellows” of Venture For America contribute to the start-up community.
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