Meet High Alpha

Our Team

Our background lies in both starting companies from concept to businesses and scaling companies from $10M to $100M and beyond. We are a dedicated team of entrepreneurs, operators, and investors with a proven track record of building and scaling enterprise cloud companies.

The Team
Kristian Andersen
Partner
Drew Beechler
Director of Marketing
Hannah Bishop
Executive Assistant
Emily Brungard
Marketing Analyst
Nick Calla
Business Analyst
Amanda Carroll
Executive Assistant and Real Estate Manager
Seth Corder
Senior Associate
Mark Clerkin
Vice President of Data Science
Scott Dorsey
Managing Partner
Jen Edmonds
Accounting Analyst
Mike Fitzgerald
Partner
John Garry
Associate
Kostas Grigoriou
Director, Corporate Innovation
Eric Grzeskowiak
Senior Designer
Alex Hester
Senior Software Engineer
Chad Hostetter
Senior Designer
Jon Hubartt
Vice President Design
Josh Hurst
Director of Engineering
Julia Kauffman
Vice President Human Resources
Shon Marie Keesling
Executive Assistant
Lauren Kellum
Executive Assistant
Blake Koriath
Chief Financial Officer
Hannah Lane
Office Coordinator
Jennifer Linehan
Head of Growth
Kolby McElvain
Senior Designer
Egan Montgomery
Marketing Manager
Elliott Parker
Managing Director of Business Design and Corporate Innovation
Maria Patterson
Data Scientist
Amanda Poole
Senior Recruiter
Cort Post
Senior Financial Analyst
Levi Schrumpf
Designer in Residence
Amna Sohail
Business Analyst
Charlene Tay
Data Scientist
Eric Tobias
Partner
Hope Williams
HR Business Partner
Advisors
Gordon Ritter
Emergence Capital, High Alpha Studio Board Member
Brad Feld
Foundry Group, High Alpha Studio Board Member
Santi Subotovsky
Emergence Capital, High Alpha Studio Board Advisor
Tim Kopp
Hyde Park Venture Partners, High Alpha Studio Advisor
Jim Lim
Greenspring Associates, High Alpha Capital Advisory Board Member
Lindel Eakman
Foundry Group, High Alpha Capital Advisory Committee

Our Approach

Our process for building companies revolves around three distinct characteristics.

Dream Big

We constantly challenge ourselves to push boundaries, defy conventional wisdom, and take smart risks by pursuing big opportunities hiding in plain sight.

Move Fast

We push ourselves and portfolio companies to build processes and systems that compress time, speed, and decision-making to produce results faster.

Expect More

We demand the best from ourselves, our team, and our partners. We create the context for success by providing the appropriate resources, infrastructure, training, and mentorship required to win.