ORANE BARRETT - CHIEF EXECUTIVE NERD
BIRTHPLACE: Jamaica, West Indies
PASSION: Entrepreneurship + Talking
BACKGROUND: resident of New York City + graduate of the University of Rochester + former engineer at Intel Corporation + graduate of MIT Sloan + former Investment Banker at UBS Investment Bank and Credit Suisse Investment Bank
WHY ARE YOU WITH KOOL NERD CLUB: To expose students to a variety of career fields and inspire them to be future Kool Nerds by pursuing a career in their area of passion, primarily in the area of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math [STEAM]
PATRICK BUTLER - CHIEF OPERATING NERD
ALIAS: Minister B
BIRTHPLACE: Brooklyn, New York
PASSION: Art and Entrepreneur
BACKGROUND: From the City that never sleep. AAS in computer network technology at Borough of Manhattan Community College. Financial / Operation Assistant and Site Supervisor at Publicolor.
WHY ARE YOU WITH KOOL NERD CLUB: To bring that Art factor to the company. I believe that art is in everything and it should be acknowledged. My passion is to bring the arts to the foreground of society.
DEYVID WOLF GARCIA - CHIEF IMAGING NERD
ALIAS: Visual Representative
BIRTHPLACE: Bronx, NY
PASSION: Parkour + Photography + Art
BACKGROUND: Resident of New York City
WHY ARE YOU WITH KOOL NERD CLUB: To inspire the pursuit of passion and subsequently encourage future Kool Nerds to strive for what they believe in by exposing my reality to them through my Photography and Parkour.
VICTORIA FLEARY - CHIEF DIGITAL NERD
BIRTHPLACE: Elmhurst, Queens, New York
PASSION: Reaching the masses, communicating effectively and stirring creativity
BACKGROUND: New York City born and raised + SFP Terrier + Pace University Graduate + former Digital Director for WBLS, WLIB Radio stations in NYC + Currently self actualized.
WHY ARE YOU WITH THE KOOL NERD CLUB: The mission speaks to everything I am about: Proud to be a Nerd - reaching back to bring up more Nerds into positions of realizing their passions and pursuing them using S.T.E.A.M. and nurturing a culture of pride in smarts, passion and strength.