We are convicted, yet curious. Hopeful, yet humble. We know it takes a village to make change, so we are slowly building one.


Powering the Purpose Project is a team of passionate  entrepreneurs, designers, researchers, and educators. We strive to equip learners with the tools they need to thrive.

Minnie Bredouw
Executive Director
Joan Lee
Partnerships Director
Emily Rapada
Research Lead
Adriana Crespo
Creative Lead
Petula Pascall
Product Development
Jessica Ahn
Business Intern
Jaclyn Leaver
Marketing Lead
Rinee Shah
Monique Fonseca
Business Operations

This work would not be possible without the many advisors who have helped us along the way.

Dominic Randolph
Heather Emerson
Tynesia Boyea-Robinson
Year Up
Antionette Carroll
Creative Reaction Lab
Hilary Sedovic
Creative Reaction Lab
Cordell Billups
Creative Reaction Lab
Amarachi Onyema
Creative Reaction Lab

In addition to individuals, we have partnered with some amazing organizations to help us grow in new ways.