Be Independent with our Mentors
Natalie Levy, BSE, Mentor & Business Advisor
Natalie is the Founder and CEO of She's Independent. She offers mentorship and consulting services spanning sales and business strategy to compensation negotiation.
Passionate about pushing boundaries and being independent from a young age, she holds a BSE of Industrial Engineering and minor in Mathematics graduating Magna Cum Laude from the University of Michigan. She has held roles in derivatives trading at Citigroup, enterprise data sales and operations at numerous technology businesses including Bloomberg and early stage ventures. She led business development efforts for private equity investor Turn/River Capital which was focused around SaaS optimizations and has made a handful of angel investments. She currently resides in Denver with her loving rescue pup Bina.
Tiff Willson, Mentor & Business Advisor
Tiff Willson is a keynote speaker and technology startup entrepreneur building products for the interior remodeling industry. Today she is the co-founder and CEO of roomhints.com a remodeling platform that has a community of over 1 million users. Tiff has been featured in the New York Times, Today.com, WeWork Creator, Mashable and more. Tiff is excited to provide business tools and guidance for fellow entrepreneurs in the She's Independent community. You can learn more about her workshops and coaching here.
Victoria Chin, MBA, Mentor
Victoria J. Chin is a marketing leader for high-growth tech companies. She currently leads marketing for strategic partnerships at real estate disrupt Opendoor, and previously led a variety of product marketing and growth efforts at Dropbox. She joined Dropbox in 2014, helping the company more than triple in size, launch its first customer success team, and develop their first outbound marketing strategy during her tenure. Before Dropbox, Victoria reported directly into the CEO at Dow Jones, and managed global customer experience across all products (The Wall Street Journal, Barron's MarketWatch, Factiva, and more). She was the youngest person ever to appear on the WSJ masthead in their 125-year history. She started her career with a short stint in fashion before pivoting to Bloomberg, where she met a mentor who would ultimately bring her to Dow Jones. She has an MBA from UC Berkeley-Haas and a BA from UCLA.
Jacob Lehman, JD, Mentor
Jacob K. Lehman is a strategy consultant and career counselor. As a consultant with McKinsey & Co. he advised Fortune 100 clients on a range of market entry and business expansion issues, then worked in a variety of internal consulting and corporate strategy roles before transitioning to career counseling. Since 2015 he has been the Consulting Career Advisor for the Johnson Graduate School of Management, helping hundreds of MBA students chart their paths and get great jobs. When not helping others navigate their career journeys, he choreographs fights for theater and film projects, solves crossword puzzles, and writes one of the least-read blogs on the internet at www.jacobklehman.com. He holds a J.D. from the University of Michigan and a B.A. in English from Cornell University.