WeROC Speakers

Erin Mendenhall
Erin Mendenhall

Mayor
Salt Lake City

Morning Welcome

Judy Robinette
Judy Robinett

Author

9:15 am – 9:45 am: Breakfast & Keynote: Crack the Funding Code

Sheryl Grant
Sheryl Grant

CEO
Sheryl Grant Enterprises

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Lunch and Keynote: FIT For Business

Cydni Tetro
Cydni Tetro

Founder and CEO, SSP and Co-founder of Utah Women’s Tech Council

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #2: Successful Raise & Lessons Learned Panel

4:15pm: Keynote: Power of Perseverance

Taylor Bench
Taylor Bench

Managing Director
Summit Venture Studio

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #1: Investor’s Perspective About Women Fundraising

Silvia Castro
Silvia Castro

Executive Director

Suazo Business Center

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #2: Impact & Alternative Fundraising

Mary Cardon

Director
Utah Industry and Innovation Center

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #2: Impact & Alternative Fundraising

Angela Dayton
Angela Dayton

Chief Executive Officer & President / Founder
MedForums, Inc.

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #1: Investor’s Perspective About Women Fundraising

Leslie Goldman
Leslie Goldman

General Partner & Co-Founder
Artemis Fund

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #1: Investor’s Perspective About Women Fundraising

Richard Haskell
Richard Haskell

Associate Professor of Finance
Westminster College

9:45 am – 10:45 am: How to get Funded Panel

Kassidi Henrie
Kassidi Henrie

Investor, Director of Finance and Partner Relations
Braid Workshop and Prenda

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #1: First Raise Mechanics
1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #2: Successful Raise & Lessons Learned Panel

Andrew Jorgensen
Andrew Jorgensen

Angel
Salt Lake Angels

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #1: Investor’s Perspective About Women Fundraising

Bill Kirth
Bill Kirth

Senior VP and Investor
APiO

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #2: Impact & Alternative Fundraising

Linda Klug
Linda Klug

Founder and CEO
Airin

9:45 am – 10:45 am: How to get Funded Panel

Jeramy Lund
Jeramy Lund

Managing Director, Impact Investing
Sorenson Impact Center

9:45 am – 10:45 am: How to get Funded Panel
11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #2: Impact & Alternative Fundraising

Kasie Malouf
Kacie Malouf

Chair
Malouf Foundation

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #2: Successful Raise & Lessons Learned Panel

Nate McBride
Nate McBride

Partner and CFO
Tamarack

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #1: Investor’s Perspective About Women Fundraising

Erika Nash
Erika Nash

Associate
Sorenson Capital

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #1: Investor’s Perspective About Women Fundraising

Katie Neilsen
Katie Neilsen

Co-CEO, Founder
Assure

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #1: First Raise Mechanics
1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #2: Successful Raise & Lessons Learned Panel

Kimmy Paluch
Kimmy Paluch

Managing Partner
BetaBoom

9:45 am – 10:45 am: How to get Funded Panel

Kathy Ricci
Kathy Ricci

Business Advisor
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses at SLCC

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #1: First Raise Mechanics

Tara Spalding
Tara Spalding

President, Founder
Hen House Ventures

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #2: Successful Raise & Lessons Learned Panel

Kesenia Yudina
Ksenia Yudina

Founder and CEO
UNest

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #1: First Raise Mechanics