In 2018 Miles raised $1.89m on Kickstarter for his invention FinalStraw: a collapsible, reusable drinking straw that helps people reduce their single-use plastic. With on the ground experience working in different industries around the world, he has extensive experience managing fast-moving teams. Miles is an INC 30 under 30 recipient.
Jim is a hands-on operations and finance executive. As an entrepreneur, consultant and advisor, he has 30+ years experience working with over 100 companies, ranging from early-stage startups and turnarounds to large U.S. and overseas manufacturers, distributors, retailers, and service corporations. Jim has particular strengths in strategic planning, organizational change, operational execution, restructurings, business development, and finance.
Aman is a Product Manager at Cruise, building Machine Learning tools and services to develop self driving cars. He is passionate about creating products that solve real world problems and make life more efficient.
Jon is the Founder & Creative Director of Sleepless Media, a digital design agency based in Santa Cruz, California. He's led design and development teams for the better part of 20 years.
Seth is a Mechanical Engineering student at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Seth serves the team with his expertise in data analysis and organization.
Public Relations Director
Eric is an Agribusiness student at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He is using his experience in supply chain management to help the team effectively link distilleries to facilities in need.
Gabe is a Wine and Viticulture student at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He is using his knowledge of fermentation and distillation to help guide the team and connect with distilleries.
Social Media Manager
Chris is an English student at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He is aiding the team in public relations and with content creation.
Fueled by chocolate milk, Kaelin is a former product manager and software engineer who loves developing products and team building. His interests include education and more recently, disinfectant sprays. You’ll find him brainstorming ideas, making music, and doing gymnastics in his free time.
Nick joined Google as an APM after graduating from UC Berkeley with a Computer Science degree. He's now a Product Manager on YouTube Ads. He loves to talk about space exploration, artificial general intelligence, fundamental physics, and sustainable energy. Find him making lattes and bread in his free time.
Colin leads web projects from prototype to release and loves working with designers, product owners, and quality testers. He is based in Austin but works from all over the world, especially cities near a beach.
Sam Slavkin is an award-winning filmmaker and software programmer living in Los Angeles. He studied Film and English at University of Southern California and Kenyon College, and is currently in the process of mastering Nuke.
Colin McAfee is a Business Administration student at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He is using his experience in personnel management to organize and mobilize the Disinfect Connect volunteer force.