Board of Directors

 KEENStart is governed by an outside six-member board made up of persons well-connected and experienced in entrepreneurship circles.


Koleman Karleski, Chairman

Private Investor and Entrepreneur. Former Managing Partner at Chrysalis Ventures (Louisville, KY)


Randall Stevens, Treasurer

Founder of ArchVision, Lexington


Anne Nash, Secretary

Principal and Owner, My Giving Advisor LLC and Personal Fundraising Coach at Network for Good, Lexington


Jim Clifton

Chief Operating Officer at AVAIL, LLC and Founder of Bluegrass Vascular Technologies, INC, Lexington


Ceci Conway boden

Ceci Conway Boden is a marketing and strategic planning consultant based in Louisville, Kentucky with over 25 years of global experience.