StartingBlock’s Entrepreneur in Residence, Nhi Lê, provides mentorship, business development and strategy, and connections to mentors and investors for StartingBlock Madison members and small-to-medium-sized businesses in the greater Madison region. She serves businesses in the pre-revenue/idea through growth/series B stages.
Due to COVID-19, Nhi holds virtual office hours weekly: Sign up here
Nhi is currently the Accelerator Program Associate and member of the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) Ventures team. The WARF Accelerator Program provides funding, mentorship, and business resources to help commercially promising WARF-patented technologies. Nhi is a Doyenne Evergreen Fund Investment Committee Member and previously served as the director of gBETA Madison and gener8tor Minnesota. She received her PhD in Materials Science with a focus on stem cell research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Prior to moving to Madison, Nhi attended Georgia Tech where she received BS degrees in Materials Science and Engineering and Biomedical Engineering.