Chalmers Brown Founder of Turvation Labs
Chalmers Brown is a Software Engineer and Entrepreneur. He currently CEO & Founder of Turvation Labs. A Startup Development Company that builds scalable prototypes, business models and digital marketing plans for early stage startups. His company is working with a selective group of clients building innovative products in the Social, Non-Profit, and Sales Industries. During his time studying Pre-Med and Computer Science at Rutgers University, he founded and worked on various projects such as RUSelling.org (grew team of 3 to 20+ students and currently self-sustaining business), Gradhub.co (raised over $20k and won numerous awards while product was in beta), and SavySwap.co (went through the Tumml Accelerator Program in San Fransisco and featured on BET.com)
Dr. Alicia Powers
Dr. Alicia Powers has over 15 years experience using data to discover an organization’s needs and drive effective decision-making. Her expertise includes survey design, experimental design, case studies and complex data analysis. Her career trajectory includes roles like entrepreneur, founding board member, lead data scientist at a education start-up, medical researcher and consultant. She has worked with the National Science Foundation, the United States Department of Education, various state/local governments, and national non-profit organizations. Dr. Powers graduated from Rice University with a B.A. degree in Statistics and Cognitive Science. She earned her doctorate degree in Public Policy and Management at Carnegie Mellon University. Her research has been shared at peer-reviewed conferences and she has taught at the University of Maryland-University College Business and Management School as an adjunct faculty member.
About 20/20 Shift
20/20 Shift is a comapnt that was created to help solve the diversity issues in technology companies. 20/20 believe the only way to truly tackle this problem is by changing the workplace. They want to give light to hidden opportunities, show people how to succeed, and impact how the industry looks forever. These are their three values: