Team

Daniel Little

CEO

Daniel holds a BS CEE degree from Carnegie Mellon University and is well versed in the nonprofit sector, strategy and client relations through his work as an AmeriCorps NCCC and VISTA alum. His pitch for involveMINT won the Google for Entrepreneurs Startup Weekend Competition in 2015.

Diego Bernardo

Communications Lead

Diego is a technology professional and leader with 10 years of experience in complex, fast-paced eCommerce environments. He spent 5+ years at Google as an operator and team lead managing 25+ analysts focused on improving and optimizing Google Shopping data quality. He's now focused on managing involveMINT's communications and social media.

Stacy Desai

Partnership Development Manager

Stacy's area of expertise is in developing programs to achieve behavioral change and system-wide acceptance of new innovations and initiatives

Jeremy Zacharia

Full-Stack Developer

Jeremy is the founder of Zacharia Lugar LLC consulting firm. The firm started with a mission to empower evolution within organizations through technology by providing custom software solutions to individuals and organizations that seek to build ethical, constructive, and scalable applications. Jeremy has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and has work experience as a software engineer in leading transportation and robotic industries.

Mitchell Watts

UI Design

Mitch leads involveMINT’s User Interface Design team. He is an Art Director and multi-disciplinary Designer currently working for NFM+Dymun, a full service agency located in downtown Pittsburgh. He has a B.S. in Graphic Design which he’s utilized across a wide array of clients, industries and projects to deliver creatively unique solutions tied to business goals.

Robert Marks

Social Currency Liaison

Robert is a Public Ally part of the AmeriCorps program and Coro Pittsburgh, serving as a Currency Liaison for involveMINT conducting user experience studies and aggregating invaluable data. A Hanyang University graduate of International Business, he is passionate about environmental preservation, renewable energy and sustainable living practices.

Advisors

Michael Marks, Ph.D.

Senior Researcher at American Institutes for Research. Consultant and evaluator of Complementary Community Currencies both in the US and International. Served as an Administrator, Chief Development Officer and National Director of Research for Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. Former Board Member for Time Bank USA.  Michael received his PhD in Social Welfare and his MPA in Public Administration from the University at Albany, State University of New York.  

Jona Reyes

Jona is the Executive Director of Neighbors Helping Neighbors out of Braddock Boro and North Braddock.

Barbara Huston

Barbara was the founder and CEO with Partners In Care, the first service exchange in Maryland to focus on both meeting the needs and utilizing the talents of older adults. She continues to use her training as a Certified Public Manager and a Standards for Excellence nonprofit consultant to support community initiatives involving equity, social currencies, and a holistic approach to challenging issues in our society.

James Lomuscio

James was formerly the CEO and co-founder of Hability and currently the Head of Business Development at Honeycomb Credit.

Interns

Ian Allen

Front End Developer

Ian majors in International Business at the University of North Florida and is now helping involveMINT with front end development.

Kenny Wu

Full-Stack Developer

Kenny is a recent graduate from Pitt with a master’s degree in Information Science. A conscientious and hardworking learner with essential skills and experience in developing web applications. Additionally, he’s also leveraging his passion as a full-stack web developer, knowledge and background in Economics to create a startup of his own. He’s excited to continue to practice his expertise as an intern with involveMINT.

Allison Blanchard

Communications

Allison a senior at Duquesne University double majoring in Integrated Marketing Communication and International Relations. Through various campus organizations, she has found an interest in engagement and creating content for social media platforms and is excited to bring that passion to involveMINT.

Ze Yu

Full Stack Developer

Third year student at the University of Pittsburgh. Major in computer science and minor in applied statistics, with a concentration of data science. Extensively skilled in Java, Python, C, C#, JavaScript, HTML and CSS, and statistical programming like R. 

Denise Tang

UI/UX Design

Graduate student at Carnegie Mellon University majoring in UI/UX design.

Mia Zhang

Communications Design

Mia is an experienced designer with a background in Digital Arts and Entertainment Technology, effective at bringing projects from concept to durable prototype. 

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