EMPOWERING YOU TO EMPOWER OTHERS

 

Our Mission

OUR STORY

 

PwrdBy is committed to innovating in the social 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

THE TEAM

Jared Sheehan

Jared Sheehan

CEO

Suresh Mohan

Suresh Mohan

CTO

Jean Rousseau

Jean Rousseau

COO

Chris Rovin

Chris Rovin

Head of Product

Bio

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.

Bio

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.

Bio

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.

Bio

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.

Ashley Sundquist

Ashley Sundquist

Hospital Relations

Andressa Anantharaju

Andressa Anantharaju

UI / UX Designer

Oumayma Raimi

Oumayma Raimi

Strategist

Bio

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.

Ashley is a proud donor of historic artifacts to The Titanic Museum Attraction in Branson, Missouri.
Bio

Andressa is Designer for User Experience and Interfaces at Pwrdby. Before joining Pwrdby, Andressa worked at startups in San Francisco helping bring to life mobile and web products in areas such as social networking, spacial photography and on demand economy. Andressa graduated from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco in Web Design & New Media with a focus on mobile interaction design and is a passionate advocate for the users’ needs.

In her free time, Andressa is a wandering traveler, photographer, art admirer and hiker.

Bio

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).

ADVISORS

Daniel Bouganim

Daniel Bouganim

Advisor

Bio

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.