The
Generate
__Impact
story 

Our company began in 2012, when our founder, Chiedo John, launched Chiedo Labs while finishing his degree at JMU…

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The Generate Impact Story

After six years, we noticed a trend.  

Our favorite work was more about improving lives than maximizing profit. 

So in 2019, we chose the path of inspiration and Generate Impact was born.

Today, we exist to serve humanitarian, social impact, sustainability, and for-profit-for-good organizations and causes.

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The Generate Impact Story

Our Values

  • Prioritize People
  • Embrace Ownership
  • Practice Humility
  • Think Practically
  • Promote Innovation

Prioritize People

We place caring deeply about people at the center of our mission. 

Embrace Ownership

We view our work through the lens of its broader impact on the world.

Practice Humility

We strive to listen and learn from each other.

Think Practically

We search for solutions that best fit the interests of those we serve.

Promote Innovation

We relish opportunities to stretch our ideas beyond conventional thinking.

Mike Forster
Mike Forster

CEO / President

Brian Greenwald
Brian Greenwald

VP of Business Dev

Joanna Bergdoll
Joanna Bergdoll

Chief Operating Officer

Jon Bain
Jon Bain

Director of Platform Tech

Alyson
Alyson "AJ" Pontius

Director of Project Operations

Alberto Aragón
Alberto Aragón

Developer

Anneke Lamb
Anneke Lamb

Office Manager

Brynn Brasington
Brynn Brasington

Senior Nonprofit Growth Specialist

Bude Bude
Bude Bude

Developer

Daniel Marin
Daniel Marin

Developer

Daniil Pogoretskiy
Daniil Pogoretskiy

Designer & QA Specialist

David Yoder
David Yoder

Platform Tech Specialist

James Camp
James Camp

Team Lead

Eirika Sawh
Eirika Sawh

Developer

Kevan Olsen
Kevan Olsen

Platform Tech Specialist

Michael Szul
Michael Szul

Technical Fellow

Shannon Jackson
Shannon Jackson

Project Manager