We're builders and tinkerers, technical nerds, branding geeks, and sales. We eat, breathe, and sleep startups and venture. And we're the next generation of this industry - DRF's student partnership's acceptance rate is lower than Stanford, Harvard, and Yale. Come join the fam.
Dorm Room Fund's full-time team that runs the fund and student programs.
DRF Co. EA
General Partner, Dorm Room Fund, First Round Capital, Intersection, City of Los Angeles.
Operating Principal. Formerly product at Chief, Accelerator lead at Techstars Web3, Talent at Venture for America.
Our investment partners seek out, vet, and back the best student-run companies across the country -- don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Scaling impact through entrepreneurship and technology.
After spending time everywhere on the startup-venture life cycle, Roberaa is most excited to help founders build and serve overlooked and undervalued communities across disciplines.
John is an investment professional with history of working on both early-stage venture capital, fund investments, and leveraged buyout deals.
Formerly Susquehanna Growth Equity, Spectrum Equity.
Hoping to invent technology and business to help the world :)
Passionate about allocating venture capital to promote transparency and accessibility in healthcare, technology, and finance
CS @ Stanford, Author of "Hacking Healthcare," excited about leveraging tech and data to improve access and equity in healthcare.
Stanford GSB. Formerly Google Payments and Forbes.
Floe. Formerly MIT Langer Lab, Air Liquide.
Junior at Princeton studying computer science with a passion for social innovation, product development, educational equity, and dogs.
Punjabi FIFA enthusiast dabbling in Blockchain sometimes
Nika is passionate about democratizing access to capital and championing innovation that aspires to create a better, more equitable world.
Insight Partners. Formerly Morgan Stanley and COS.
Stanford CS. Previously Omniscient Labs.
I'm an engineer and investor that loves spending time with ambitious people who bend the curve of the future.
Zaid is interested in software and systems but motivated by stories and service.
Spree, TroyLabs. Formerly Falkonry.
An undiscouraged optimist trying to unleash capital and industry to enable mispriced talent solve the world's most urgent challenges
Stanford GSB & Harvard Kennedy School. Formerly Quona Capital, African Leadership Group and Deloitte.
Costa Rican, martial artist, scaling blockchain-powered networks for the billions.
builder turned investor that gets excited about beautifully designed products and experiences
Former product manager passionate about tech that serves underrepresented groups and markets.
Deeply passionate about technology and solving humanity's pressing problems in climate and healthcare spaces.
Santiago is a former telenovela actor from Mexico, previous startup founder and now a Computer Science student at Stanford.
Sydney is an MBA candidate at Columbia Business School whose background is in investing and consulting in media, technology and e-commerce enablement businesses.
Permira, Spectrum Equity. Formerly Bowery Capital, Tribe Capital.
Making the places we live and work affordable, healthy, and climate friendly; fueled by laughter, disciplined hope, and chocolate chips.
Kellogg MBA / MS in Design Innovation student passionate about enterprise software, go-to-market strategy, and the NY Mets and Rangers
Drem, Formerly Harlem Capital & Goldman Sachs.
Curious; always searching.
relentless optimist building a better world for all!
UiPath. Formerly Sezzle and Dotdash.
Tyler is passionate about championing innovation aimed at addressing humanity's greatest challenge: climate change.
Curious about people, languages, and climate tech. Formerly Oaktree and Blue Collective.
Weill Cornell Medicine, Bioventure ELabs. Formerly Blueprint.
Building the go-to platform for building company culture, starting with helping teams book, co-ordinate and evaluate in person events and investing in B2B Saas, marketplaces and dev tools.
An engineer with a passionate to innovate, collaborate and speculate.
Constant learner and try-er of all things related to health and innovation.
Avi has spent the past two years on both the operations and venture side of the startup ecosystem and loves talking to founders who are working on solving problems that will change the world.
Building bridges across perspectives and cultures.
Spelman Alumna. Formerly Goldman Sachs, Tesla, Intel, & BCG Digital Ventures.
I'm an artist and art appreciator passionate about breaking stigmas and building culture for those who have been historically left out.
Passionate about Consumer x Tech. Formerly Nike, The Bridgespan Group, US State Department
Kevin is a builder and investor with a passion for using innovation to improve inefficiencies and democratize access.
Product at ServiceNow. Formerly Numerator, Picus Capital, OpenAI.
Formerly Evercore, Permira, Charlesbank, and Oaktree.
Empowering the creation of inclusive organizations and human-centered tech
A daredevil passionate about democratizing financial services.
Yale Entrepreneurial Society. Formerly Alumni Ventures, Blue Ivy Ventures, SOSV, Chinaccelerator, MOX Accelerator
EECS, scalable quantum computing research, and mentorship at MIT. Exploring frontier tech, fintech for financial inclusion, and the future of human-computer interaction.
James is a product designer and student at Columbia studying Computer Science and Political Science.
I care about increasing access to capital and creating generational wealth for underserved and overlooked groups of people.
Ashleigh is a MBA student at the Wharton School, who is originally from the DMV area and she is passionate about all things finance, cooking and traveling.
My commitment to building a better world remains steadfast, while my strategies and work continue to evolve as I build and learn.
Yale MBA, Blueprint Track grad, formerly Charles Schwab & fighter for representation in tech and VC
Climate, games, music, and seismic shifts.
Tianchimed founder. Moonshot Beijing. Currently learning about the intersection of BCI, AR/VR, and crypto.
MD @ Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator, EE, CS, and Business at UC Berkeley. Formerly PayPal, Samsung, Estée Lauder, Bloccelerate, and Ahura AI.
Our operators-in-residence support our investment partners and founders alike with strategic, technical, and operational expertise.
Designer-in-Residence. Previously at JPMC, Guild Education, Smithsonian.
Head of Design. Product Design at Meadow. Previously at Reddit, GBH, and the Columbia Daily Spectator.
PM. Artist and engineer with delusions of international stardom.
Head of Community and Partnerships. Undergrad at Harvard fascinated by community design, consumer psychology, and modern retail.
Co-Head of Engineering. Previously at Pahdo Labs, Microsoft and Volley
Head of Social. Formerly Icebreaker.vc, Plug and Play, Van Wickle Ventures.
Editor In Chief.
Co-Head of Engineering. Millennium, MLH. Formerly Amazon, Stanford Medicine.
Head of Marketing and Communications. Slack Technologies. Formerly Muse Capital and Quirk Money.