About // Staff

Staff

Lesley Robinson

Lesley Robinson

Director

About // Lesley Robinson

Robinson brings to the role a mix of experience in higher education, the nonprofit and business worlds and has a proven record of supporting both students and early-stage entrepreneurs. Most recently, Robinson worked as the head of Americas for INCO, a Paris-based global leader in the movement for a new economy, to support entrepreneurs at every stage of development. Through the INCO Global Network, Robinson was the program director for the Tarmac TX accelerator, graduating two cohorts of social impact and environmentally focused startups.

 

Robinson has also worked extensively in higher education, and she served as the director of the Global Engagement Office at St. Edward’s University in Austin, the assistant director for international programs at Princeton University and senior manager of partnerships at Cross-Cultural Solutions, a nonprofit volunteer abroad organization. She also taught English abroad with the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) program.

Currently, she is pursuing a Ph.D. in Higher Education Leadership from Colorado State University, where her research is focused on assessing entrepreneurship curriculum with a gender lens.

Staff

Samantha Bryant

Catherine Scoggins

Part-Time Events Manager

Rashu Jain

Jessica Sutherland

Part-Time Creative Design Manager

Jessica Sutherland

Vanessa Riley

Part-Time Administrative Associate

Student Interns

Samantha Bryant

Ainslee Harrison ’22

Marketing
Events Coordinator

Rashu Jain

Anna Esaka ’24

Marketing
Special Projects Associate

Jessica Sutherland

Ashley Raymond ‘22

MSTC
Partnership Coordinator

Eva Tirion

Emma Brinsden ’23

Public Relations
Marketing Coordinator

Samantha Bryant

Emma Dixon ’24

Design
Creative Design Coordinator

Rashu Jain

Rashu Jain ’22

Business Honors, Finance, Mathematics
Student Advisory Board President