PAST AND PRESENT TRAINERS

Vissionaireum makes impact through several entrepreneurial experts and leaders. 

Dr. Angelique Johnson, PhD

Dr. Johnson is CEO/Founder of the medical device company MEMStim LLC, and the business development platform Vissionaireum. An expert in Lean Startup Methodology, she has taught graduate students at the University of Louisville College of Business, and used it to raise nearly $2.5 million in non-dilutive funding. A national authority on innovation and entrepreneurship, Dr. Johnson has delivered a congressional briefing on Capitol Hill, served as a speaker for the eighth district of the Federal Reserve, and been featured on NBC Universal, National Public Radio, The Root news site, Business First, and other such media outlets. She is currently the Google Fiber Digital Inclusion Innovator for the 1804 Entrepreneurial Center.

Dana Cosby, J.D.

Dana Cosby is the Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel for Nimbus, Inc., a Louisville-based strategic marketing and communications agency.  Dana began her professional career as a tax consultant with two Big 6 Accounting firms and, later, as an associate in the general business group of a regional law firm.  She, then, spent a number of years in the public sector (academia and local government) and in the private sector, advising small and medium sized businesses and managing attorneys on legal projects.  A Louisville, Kentucky native, Dana received her B.S. in Accounting from the University of Kentucky and her law degree from the Duke University School of Law. 

Raechele Gray, MBA

Raechele Gray is CEO/Founder of Greater Works Design Studio, a creative firm that specializes in brand development, marketing strategy, and design services for impact-driven, social good enterprises. Ms. Gray is also the CMO of her family enterprise, Creative Spirits Networks, Inc.. Ms. Gray is an expert in brand development, digital marketing and social entrepreneurship.

Pastor, Timothy Findley, Jr.

Timothy Findley Jr. is CEO/Founder of Life Development Corporation, and Pastor/Founder of Kingdom Fellowship Christian Life Center.  A published author and nationally sought after speaker; Pastor Findley is an experienced expert in organizational management, partnership building, and entrepreneurship.   

Martin Lindsey, MA

Martin Lindsey is an internationally recognized expert in social media marketing, web design, and multimedia. He is a Brand Ambassador for KweliTV, a global streaming platform for African Diaspora; and has taught multimedia at several Universities, including Bellarmine University.

Monique Quarterman, MBA

Monique Quarterman is CEO/Founder of Quartz Smith Strategies, LLC.  Having served as an NSF commercialization reviewer, she is experienced in technology transfer, industry engagement and startup management. Ms. Quarterman has helped to raise millions and produced the initial proposals for AWARE: ACCESS, an NSF-funded consortium to promote diverse entrepreneurship among research faculty. 

Jessica Bellamy, BFA

2017 Adobe Creative Resident and Motion Infographic designer Jessica Bellamy is CEO/Founder of Grassroots Information Design Studio. Ms. Bellamy is an expert in digital design, and teaches regular courses on infographic design, brand design, marketing and so much more. She has delivered her Graphic Ally Hackathons at several conferences and at three major universities (Carnegie Mellon, UCLA, and Yale).

Toni Sears, MBA

Toni Sears has over ten years experience as a consultant with the Kentucky Small Business Development Center and once served as project director for the Louisville Minority Business Development.  Ms. Sears is a four-time recipient of the Million Dollar Loan Club, which honors KSBDC consultants who have secured more than $1M in loans for their clients.

Tendai Charasika, MBA

Tendai Charasika is CEO of SuperFanU, Inc. Prior to joining the SuperFanU team, Mr. Charasika served as the Executive Director of Greater Louisville Inc’s (GLI) EnterpriseCorp. In the past, he helped to scale the sustainability division of the entrepreneurial firm Summit Energy, which was acquired in 2011 for $268 million. 

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