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

Venture Capitalist and former Managing Partner of Chrysalis Ventures, Louisville


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


Dr. Peter Hackbert

Director of Entrepreneurship for the Public Good, Berea College, Berea