GAYLE JENNINGS O'BYRNE, FOUNDER AND CEO
After 20+ years of wall street, technology, philanthropy and policy, Gayle (Gay-lä) is embracing her female superpowers to amplify social change. Her boldest endeavor to date is launching in 2018 – iNTENT Manifesto, an education campaign and series of convenings and capacity building workshops to raise the visibility of women of color founders, the project hopes to create a self-sustainable solution that will empower women of color entrepreneurs and improve the communities they live in.
Inspired by the many women along her journey and the glaring financial market gaps, she aims to provide women of color tech entrepreneurs access to advocates, capital while helping the community access untapped value and create wealth along side the fastest growing entrepreneurial sector.
SIMONE NICOLE MCGURL, LAUNCH CONSULTANT
Simone is a creative problem solver living at the intersection of doing good and doing well. She is on a mission to mobilize capital for positive social and environmental outcomes. Simone thrives on helping innovative leaders to fund social impact initiatives, activate critical stakeholders and engage partners for the long term. Ever an optimist, Simone imagines a social change future where impact isn't limited by for profit vs. non-profit.
As the Launch Consultant for iNTENT Manifesto, she is responsible for ensuring a successful start for this critical effort.
ADANNA AMAECHI, SOCIAL MEDIA GODDESS
Passionate about social impact and community building, Adanna brings start-up, social media, and government sector experience to iNTENT Manifesto.
In a time where inclusion and innovation matter more than ever, Adanna is intent on contributing to a positive narrative of women of color entrepreneurs.