Meet Our Team

We've cultivated a team of ambitious undergraduate students deeply invested in helping founders from various verticals build and grow sustainable companies. We understand not every venture is ready to raise and work to fix the small flaws that new companies face.

William Miner, Managing Director

Managing Director

William Miner

About

William is a third year student from Mystic, CT studying Finance with a minor in Data Science. He is interested in private equities and venture capital, as well as other financial industries. His professional experience includes working at Hercules Capital performing venture debt investment analysis. On campus, he is an Honors Ambassador, a lecturer for the Finance for the Community Club, as well as the treasurer for the club lacrosse team. William is an incoming co-op for the Principal Investors & Private Equity Team at the Boston Consulting Group. In his free time William enjoys going to the gym, hanging out at the beach, and listening to classic rock music.

Liam Shannon, Managing Director

Managing Director

Liam Shannon

About

Liam is a 3rd year studying Economics and Business. He is from Washington D.C. and has interested in startup culture, overpriced food and renewable energies. While at Northeastern, Liam enjoys time with friends, exploring Boston's restaruants and watching documentaries. Liam is currently seeking his second Co-op for the spring 2023 cycle after working at PwC and Clearhaven Partners. His goals are to find an opportunity in earlier stage investments.

Michael Lembck, Managing Director

Managing Director

Michael Lembck

About

Michael is a 3rd year studying Computer Science. Ever since he was a kid he's liked to build things and he currently channels that passion in his interest in entrepreneurship. He joined HAN in Fall of 2021. In his free time he can be found hanging with friends, posting videos on his Instagram, or doing something self-improvement related.

Alexa LaRue, Vice President

Vice President

Alexa LaRue

About

Alexa is a 3rd year Finance and Corporate Innovation and Venture student from New York City. Her interests lie on the intersection of finance, fashion and technology. She is currently interning in Private Investments at Raptor Capital Management and is a Vice President/Director of New Member Development at HAN, as well as an active member in Girls who VC and Women in Finance. In her free time, Alexa enjoys yoga and meditation, shopping, and cheering on her beloved New York sports teams.

Nolan Young, Vice President

Vice President

Nolan Young

About

Nolan is a 2nd year student studying Business Administration pursuing a minor in Philosophy and Chinese. Over the summer he interned at a Shanghai based VC firm Orbit Startups where we was part of the investment team. Nolan is part of the Sports and Business Innovation Network as an Outreach Associate and part of the Northeastern Rugby team.

Ananya Shah, Vice President

Vice President

Ananya Shah

About

Ananya is a 3rd year finance and Data Science major interested in fintech, e-commerce and social entrepreneurship. Her strengths lie in data optimization and automations.

Aaron Chen, Junior Associate

Junior Associate

Aaron Chen

About

Aaron is a 3rd year student majoring in Health Science with minors in Data Science and Business Analytics. His most recent internship experience was on the management consulting team at Alira Health, and he's currently a venture fellow at IDEA Fund Partners. This year he's hoping to go to more events and get more plugged into Boston's entreprenuerial ecosystem. In his free time, he enjoys photography, rock climbing, and hanging out with his dog.

Alder Whiteford, Junior Associate

Junior Associate

Alder Whiteford

About

Alder is a 3rd year student from Portland, OR studying computer science and finance. He is interested in the realm of software and entrepreneurship, and has recently taken interest to 3D graphic tools used to create CGI. His most recent internship experience was at MFS Investments, where he worked as a member of the global technology team helping create the first production-ready data pipelines in Azure. In his free time, he enjoys running, photography, watching movies and exploring the great outdoors.

Jakob Diepenbrock, Junior Associate

Junior Associate

Jakob Diepenbrock

About

Jakob is a 1st year at Northeastern University majoring in computer science and finance. He is the founder of one of the largest investing clubs for young people in the world and is interested in continuing to work with startups during university. At NEU he is also the Events Coordinator for the Entrepreneurship Club and part of the Student Value Fund. In his free time he enjoys skiing and mountain biking.

Eri Dumesh, Junior Associate

Junior Associate

Eri Dumesh

About

Eri is a 3rd year Finance and Corporate Innovation & Venture student. He has experience at Amundi Asset Management as a Compliance Analyst and is currently at Alkali Partners as an Investment Banking Analyst. Eri is a junior associate at HAN and an Investment Analyst at TAMID. Eri has interests in self-improvement, fitness, basketball, soccer, chess, AI & automation.

Allie Rozenblyum, Junior Associate

Junior Associate

Allie Rozenblyum

About

Allie is a 3rd year Business Administration and Corporate innovation and Venture student. She started her professional career as a co-founder of a non-profit tutoring organization, which sparked her interest in business, entrepreneurship, and VC. She is also interested in advisory as she had exposure through her Deloitte summer 2019 internship and pro-bono consulting experience at TAMID Group at Northeastern, where she served as the VP of Communications, Co-VP of Marketing, and VP of Professional Partnerships. Her first co-op was at Bain Capital in the Executive Services Group. Her second co-op is at Steer Partners as an Associate Consultant. Outside of classes and on-campus leadership, she spends her free time baking/cooking, singing, biking, and doing yoga.

Cooper Schoenthaler, Advisor

Advisor

Cooper Schoenthaler

About

Cooper is a fifth-year student studying finance. Before coming to Northeastern, he realized his passion for entrepreneurship while taking a gap year to operate his own company. As Director, he was able to explore this passion while helping to build the current iteration of HAN. He recently completed his final co-op on the Capital Markets team at Morgan Stanley, and now works full time for Pair Team, a Northeastern-founded venture.

Kieran Davis, Advisor

Advisor

Kieran Davis

About

Kieran is a fourth-year studying Finance with a minor in Political Science. She has had a lifelong passion for entrepreneurship, which she applied to co-ops and internships at Wellington Management, DRIVE by DraftKings, and Summit Partners, as well as in her tenure as the Director of HAN. Upon graduation, she will continue to nurture her passion for the VC ecosystem as an analyst at Hercules Capital.

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