MEET THE TEAM

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Ian is our resident pop culture expert - he's seen more than 1000 movies and is an avid sneakerhead with an impressive collection of 43 pairs and growing!

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Ian Johnson

CSO & Co-Founder

John and his brother Bob had an accordion duet as kids. They played in nursing homes, local restaurants, and even with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra!

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John Pattison

CEO & Co-Founder

Dan's grandma has traced his family's ancestry back to a Scottish knight with lordship, so technically, Dan is a noble!

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Mike is an avid nature photographer who has published several of his underwater photographs in Catalina Island, CA, field guides.  

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Mike Schwalbach
Scientist

Dan's grandma has traced his family's ancestry back to a Scottish knight with lordship, so technically, Dan is noble!

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Daniel Devine

Senior Research Associate

Leila was a child calligraphy prodigy! In second grade, just after learning to write, Leila won a handwriting competition held for all elementary school children in her home province of Tehran, Iran!

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Srikumar once watched a film with an old Peruvian drum called a "cajon" which intrigued him...  So Srikumar built one, learned how to play it, and now plays cajon around Madison in a local band.

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Srikumar Sengupta
Senior Scientist

While a student at the University of Iowa, Frank joined Iowa Agni, a competition-level South Asian Fusion A Cappella group. 

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Frank Loyo

Research Associate

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Vaishnavee is an avid foodie who likes eating any kind of cuisine, testing out recipes, and is always looking for new places in Madison to try. 

Vaishnavee Patil 

Research Associate

Scott is a native son of Wisconsin and shareholder of the Green Bay Packers football team

Jess has a semi-obsessive relationship with her Delta Skymiles and has used them to visit 33 countries on five continents.

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Jessica B Weaver

Strategic Partnerships

Leila was a child calligraphy prodigy! In second grade, just after learning to write, Leila won a handwriting competition held for all elementary school children in her home province of Tehran, Iran!

Leila was a child calligraphy prodigy! In second grade, just after learning to write, Leila won a handwriting competition held for all elementary school children in her home province of Tehran, Iran!

Leila was a child calligraphy prodigy! In second grade, just after learning to write, Leila won a handwriting competition held for all elementary school children in her home province of Tehran, Iran!

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Leila was a child calligraphy prodigy! In second grade, just after learning to write, Leila won a handwriting competition held for all elementary school children in her home province of Tehran, Iran!

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Leila Mohammadiamirabad
Scientist

Leila was a child calligraphy prodigy! In second grade, just after learning to write, Leila won a handwriting competition held for all elementary school children in her home province of Tehran, Iran!

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