EMPOWERING YOU TO EMPOWER OTHERS
PwrdBy is committed to innovating in the social good and non profit space. We’ve worked with non profits focusing on local communities all the way up to large, international organizations.
COLLABORATING FOR GOOD
Our goal is to challenge conventions and empower our partners to become leaders of impact and innovation in the space.
Change – Bravery – Empowerment – Empathy – Funnovation – Family
Jared is the CEO of PwrdBy. Before joining PwrdBy, Jared was a Senior Consultant in Deloitte’s Sustainability practice with experience on social and environmental sustainability engagements. His project expertise centered on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategy, social impact operating model design, funding strategy, financial analytics, and improving partner engagement programs. Jared is passionate about helping children receive medical services, blood donation and awareness, increasing cycling-as-transportation globally, affordable housing, and providing food safety.
Prior to joining PwrdBy, Suresh was a Senior Application Development Consultant in Rinsoft specializing in development of mobile and web apps. His industry expertise spans across various verticals in Health care, Real Estate, Auto/Home Insurance, and Payment processing. Suresh graduated from California State University, Northridge with a degree in Computer Science. Suresh is passionate about learning new technologies and figuring out how to apply those technologies to design solutions to business problems.
Jean H. Rousseau comes to us from ToBeDigital Inc., a digital entertainment company he founded over 15 years ago to promote world class digital entertainment products with non-copyright infringing technology and customized marketing solutions. A passionate advocate of the wireless space Rousseau brings his organizational, managerial, sales and marketing skills to the day-to-day of running the company. He has 20+ years of hands on experience in the fields of media entertainment, management, web & wireless technology and copyright. For 10 years Rousseau worked as a senior executive for both Virgin Records America in Los Angeles, and Columbia Records/Sony Music in New York City. He also served as Director of the French Music Export Office (FMEO) working out of the cultural arm of the French Embassy in Manhattan. He has extensive jurisprudence experience, international business development know-how, and has worked on numerous global brand & business development campaigns. Rousseau is dedicated to results and his commitment is always to the fiscal bottom line and clear valuation strategies. Based in Santa Monica, CA, Rousseau speaks English and French fluently, and conversational Spanish. He is a happy American citizen and considers surfing (waves that is, not just the internet) his obsession of choice.
As a systems obsessed UX designer and researcher, Sogol Beigi builds brands and engages consumers, creating holistic experiences. She is particularly passionate about healthcare interfaces, and Biophilic Design. Her thesis dissertation was adopted by various long-term care facilities in British Columbia, Canada. She holds a bachelor degree in Industrial Design, and a Master of Design from Emily Carr University in Human Computer Interaction where she graduated with distinction. Sogol was a design judge at Idea Healthcare Design competitions in Canada. She is now the lead UX designer at Pwrdby.
Head of Communications
UI and UX Designer
Head of Product
Ashley oversees hospital relations and communications at PwrdBy. Prior to joining PwrdBy, Ashley was part of the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals team at Children’s National Health System, leading fundraising campaigns and planning donor events in Washington, DC. Ashley has worked in account management and communications at companies including, The Advisory Board, Us Magazine and Martha Stewart Living.
Oumayma is Consultant in Strategy at Pwrdby. Before joining PwrdBy, Oumayma worked at the Department of Peacekeeping Operations of the United Nations in New York. She has a Master’s in Business Management from EDHEC Business School in France with a thesis on the Role of the Private Sector in the Peacekeeping effort in Africa. She also has an MBA from Pepperdine University California with a concentration in Social Ethical and Environmental Responsibility (SEER certificate). Her project expertise is centered on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategy, and private sector initiatives for peacekeeping, funding strategy, statistics and data analytics. Oumayma is passionate about art and languages (but she only speaks 5 languages for now).
Prior to joining PwrdBy, Courtney attended Long Beach City College where he majored in human psychology. His passion for football earned him a full scholarship to play for Idaho State University. 3 torn ACL’s later, Courtney immersed himself back to psychology. He started as a research assistant and is now a proud user interface designer at Pwrdby.
Chris oversees partner and hospital relationships for PwrdBy. Before joining PwrdBy, Chris spent time working with a brain tumor research lab. Inspired by the lab’s challenges, he founded WeSearch Foundation, the first medical research crowdfunding charity. The charity continues to strive to make medical research easier to understand for patients, and provide new funding streams for innovative labs. When he’s not working with your local children’s hospital, Chris is a competitive cyclist and avid guitar and banjo player. And an OK ukulele player.
Head of Data Science
Ben is the product manager for Amelia and leads the company’s data and analytics work. Before joining PwrdBy, Ben was a Manager in Deloitte’s Social Impact practice with experience on social and environmental sustainability engagements. His project expertise centered on analytics, data driven storytelling, and strategy development. Ben is passionate about delivering clean water and sanitation to everyone and cooking.
Daniel is an experienced entrepreneur and an innovative technologist with more than 20 years in applying web-based solutions to early technology startups and successfully exiting for both the management team and its investors. Daniel’s responsibilities includes strategic technical analysis, architecture design, planning and product development as well as managing the development team to achieve targeted results within a predefined timeframe and budget. Daniel has dual degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science from Ben Gurion University in Israel.