Managing Director, Accelerate
Lesa Mitchell is a Managing Director, supporting High Alpha Innovation’s growing portfolio of founders to reach scale. Lesa has been an entrepreneur, corp executive and early stage investor for over twenty years. She was a General Manager and MD for Techstars NA, former executive at the Kauffman Foundation (3B assets) and former executive in the pharmaceutical industry. Her passion is creating opportunities for our founders and being bold in execution. Lesa a graduate of the University of Kansas and is based in Kansas City.