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Lesley Robinson, M.S.

Founding Director
Lecturer, McCombs School of Business
Lecturer, College of Fine Arts

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.

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Tiffany Galligan ’00

Website Manager (Contract)
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Vaishali Jadhav ’99

Leadership Development Facilitator
Certified Executive Facilitator

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Julie Nguyen ’16

Senior Administrative Associate

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Shana Rehwald

FoundHER Program Coordinator

Samantha Bryant

Catherine Scoggins

Senior Events Program Coordinator

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Vacant Position

Communications Specialist​

Student Interns

Rashu Jain

Arunima Chhimwal ’25

Videographer / Editor Associate

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Kamryn Crossley ’23

Senior Digital Marketing Associate
Public Relations / Communication & Leadership

Samantha Bryant

Abigail Dewhirst ’25

Creative Design Associate
Design & Applied Arts

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Sydney Key ’25

LeadHERship Associate / Student Board President-Elect


Kelsey Knigin ’25

FoundHER Program Assistant

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Priscilla Olivarez ’25

Events Program Associate
Textiles & Apparel / Fashion Merchandising

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Ingrid Villarreal ’23

Student Board President AY2022-2023

Summit Squad

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Aishwarya Agnihotri ’23

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Salma Bora ’24

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Design (BA)

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Isabella Cano ’25

Summit Squad
Public Relations

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Abby Comstock ’23

Summit Squad
Human Dimensions of Organizations