Leadership

“I would stack the Senior Team at BUILD against any start-up or company I am involved and invested in.”

Ajay Agarwal, National Board Co-Chair and Managing Director, Bain Capital Ventures

National Leadership Team

Ayele Shakur
CEO

Ayele Shakur

Selvin Chambers
Regional Executive Director, Boston

Selvin Chambers

Bryce Jacobs
Regional Executive Director, Metro D.C.

Bryce Jacobs

Chymeka Olfonse
Regional Executive Director, NYC

Chymeka Olfonse

Ryan Oliver
Regional Executive Director, Bay Area and LA

Ryan Oliver

Lydia Phillips
Director of Licensed Partnerships and Organizational Learning

Lydia Phillips

Ed Wilson
Director of Philanthropy

Ed Wilson

Board of Directors

Board Co-Chairs

Board Members