The Team

Advisors, Mentors, and People Who Care

The Feed the Seed Foundation is operated 100% by volunteers with diverse business backgrounds. These volunteers are engaged in supporting startup founders in their roles as Business Mentors, Librarians at Naperville Public Library and other interested individuals, who provide their service and time, free to the foundation.

Bruce Marino

Vice President and Director

Mentor

Winfield, Illinois
Areas of Expertise: General Management

Gerry Geraci

Secretary and Director

Business Mentor

Naperville, Illinois
Areas of Expertise: Start-up Growth; Sales, Marketing, M&A

Rod Randall

Treasurer and Director

Business Mentor

Naperville, Illinois
Areas of Expertise: Finance and Accounting

Kent Palmer

Director 

Nichols Library

Business Librarian
Areas of Expertise: Lean Startup Process, Entrepreneurship Education

Kiersten Fordemwalt

Foundation Fundraising

Feed the Seed Foundation
Staff
Areas of Expertise: Grants

Trish Bovell

Webmaster

Savvy Web Woman
Web Specialist
Naperville, Illinois
Areas of Expertise: Web Design and Digital Marketing

Charles Turack

Advisor

Mentor

 

Mark Quigley

Advisor

Deziner Software

President/CEO
Winfield, Illinois
Areas of Expertise: Business Planning and Financial Modeling SaaS

Mike Ronchetti

Advisor

Mentor

Plainfield, Illinois
Areas of Expertise: Startup Process, Sales & Marketing

James King

Website Host

Wheaton Website Services

President
Wheaton, Illinois
Areas of Expertise: Website Development/Marketing

Madhur Limdi

Director

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