Peter Brooks is the Direct of Business Development for NLine Energy, a water infrastructure development company that captures wasted energy in existing water infrastructure and converts it into clean, renewable electricity.
Peter has spent the last seven years focused on water resource management across the private, public, and non-
Peter served as an infantry officer in the US Marine Corps, deploying twice to Al Anbar Province, Iraq where he led hundreds of missions in support of counterinsurgency and capacity-
Peter graduated from Harvard College with an AB in Government (High Honors) where he was a member of the heavyweight rowing team and the battalion commander of the MIT Navy ROTC. Peter received a joint MBA-
Peter lives in Los Angeles, CA with his wife Lily Stockman, an artist, writer, and entrepreneur.
Dr. Fotos is a Lecturer in Political Science and Ethics, Politics, and Economics at Yale University and Associate Program Director and Visiting Assistant Professor in the graduate program in public policy at Trinity College in Hartford CT. He is presently writing a book of lessons in policy analysis based on the work of Vincent and Elinor Ostrom of the Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis at Indiana University. His other research interests and publications relate to coal mining regulation, voter turnout, ecosystem services, and counter-
Dr. Fotos was born and raised in Huntington, West Virginia. He is a 1978 graduate of Yale College. He holds an MPA from Harvard and a Ph.D. in Political Science from Indiana University. He has a lifelong interest in energy and the environment and has worked in sales and marketing for wind energy, oil, and coal companies, as a senior administrator for state energy and environmental agencies in West Virginia, and as a director of land protection for an environmental NGO. He has taught at Trinity College since 2000 and at Yale since 2007. In addition to serving as a volunteer instructor and director of WSP, Dr. Fotos volunteers as a director of the Connecticut Farmland Trust and presently serves as the president of its board of directors.
Marla Geha is a professor and astrophysicist at Yale University. She obtained her B.S. in Applied and Engineering Physics from Cornell University in 1995 and her PhD in Astrophysics from University of California Santa Cruz in 2003. Geha utilizes the world's largest telescopes to study the smallest galaxies in the Universe. Geha's science has been featured in many popular articles in publications including Time Magazine, CNN, The Daily Mail and the John F. Kennedy Legacy Gallery. She has received various honors including Popular Science magazine's ``Brilliant 10" young scientists (2009), an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow (2010), and a John S. Guggenheim Fellowship (2015).
Darren is President and CEO of iQuote by Longevity Alliance (http://www.iquote.com/about-
Mark London, a graduate of Amherst College and George Washington University Law Center, started the firm in May 1989 after leaving a partnership in a well known national law firm. He operated as the Law Offices of Mark London until his good friend, Chris Mead, finished his tenure at the US Attorney's Office in Maryland, and in November, 1994, they started London & Mead.
Mark has extensive experience in many areas of civil litigation. He has first chaired about a dozen jury trials and about 20 bench trials in courthouses in about that many courthouses. He has first chaired about 20 arbitrations around the country. His specialty is trying to solve problems, get things done. He has represented clients and tried cases in an array of specialties: securities fraud, civil fraud, partnership disputes, civil conspiracy, law firm management, insurance coverage, complex divorce, a wide variety of real estate disputes , legal malpractice and the False Claims Act. He and Chris Mead have had primary responsibility for settlements in the False Claims area of more than $400 million (and tried such a case to a very successful judgment). Mark regularly represents lawyers and law firms, as well as other professionals, in disputes inter se, as well as those brought by third parties, including negligence. Mark often represents clients in Brazil. He represented Marriott International in a case that lasted more than three years involving the bankruptcy of a hotel in Rio de Janeiro, and he represents a hedge fund with claims against the promoter of an investment scheme, its custodian and administrator. For about 15 years Mark acted as outside general counsel for Giant Food and had responsibility for internal investigations involving misuse of company assets, employment discrimination, disputes among vendors, as well as a suit against the bank issuing Giant's credit card. He acted as supervisor of outside counsel in a class action discrimination case against the company. He has conducted internal investigations in the UnitedStates and foreign countries for the Inter American Development Bank, the Pan American Health Organizations, and provides supports to investigations conducted by the World Bank.
Mark serves as a mediator and an arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association. He has been a mediator in the US District Court for the District of Columbia for more than 20 years, and he has been appointed as a Special Master by that court. He also has served as an expert witness on several occasions in the area of a civil litigator's standard of care, as well as in fee disputes.
Mark has wide ranging interests other than the practice of law. He is the co-
Lindsey Melki is currently pursuing her Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Administration at New York University. She graduated from West Point in 2004, and spent the subsequent seven years as an Army Officer and Blackhawk helicopter pilot, serving in a plethora of leadership roles and locations, including South Korea, Baghdad, and several parts of the southern United States. Along with her studies, over the past three years Lindsey has interned with the Albright Stonebridge Group in Washington, D.C., Bank of America Merrill Lynch's Public Finance Banking group in New York City, and New York City Transit's Strategic Initiatives internal consulting team. She will return to BofAML's Public Finance Banking group full-
Chris is a Managing Director of Kinderhook. From 1999 through 2003, Chris was a partner at Soros Private Equity Partners, a multi-
Chris serves on the Board of Directors of Longevity Alliance, Primeritus Financial Services, Armored AutoGroup Parent Inc. and CSDVRS. He is also the Chairman of Clinical Research Advantage, E4 Health, GlobalHealth and WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE:WCG). He has relevant investment experience in healthcare services, light manufacturing and business services.
Mr. Patterson is the Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Brandywine Trust Group as well as the Chairman of the Investment Committee of Brandywine Group Advisors, Inc.
Prior to founding Brandywine in 1992, Mr. Patterson was Administrative Assistant to the Hon. Francis W. Sargent, Governor of Massachusetts, Law Clerk to the Hon. Carl McGowan, Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, Law Clerk to Justice Harry A. Blackmun, Supreme Court of the United States, Assistant U.S. Attorney, Chief Appellate Attorney, Southern District of New York, and Associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.
Mr. Patterson graduated from Harvard College in 1970 and from Harvard Law School (Magna Cum Laude) in 1974.
Originally from Decatur, Illinois, Jesse earned a B.A. from Yale University, where he played linebacker and double-
Nick Rugoff is the Co-
Julia Dailey joined Broadfin Capital in April 2014 as Chief Operating Officer. She is responsible for the non-
Before joining Barlow Partners, Ms. Dailey was a Principal and Chief Operating Officer of Andor Capital Management from (2006-
Ms. Dailey received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the College of Holy Cross in 1988. She serves as a Board Member of The Special Operations Fund, Washington DC, and the College of the Holy Cross New York Leadership Council. She and her husband Michael reside in Rye, New York with their six children.
Nicne M. Sorenson is President and Chief Executive Officer of Marriott International, Inc., the largest lodging company in the world. Following Marriott’s September 2016 acquisition of Starwood Hotels and Resorts, the company includes nearly 6,000 properties across 30 brands in 120 countries and territories. In fiscal year 2015, Marriott reported revenues of more than $14 billion.