Investment Head Coach

Supervisor and Contact Information 

Tory Lam, Assist. Dir. Accelerate



Type of Student Work 

Both Federal Work Study and Leopard Work



Student Employer 


Employer Location 

Willson Hall 2nd floor

Purpose of job, duties, and responsibilities. 

  • Provide financial insights on funding and what it takes for teams to receive funding
  • Work with teams to determine their financial statements and how they can set themselves up to receive funding
  • Research other organizations and what criteria they use to fund successful startup ideas
  • Provide documentation/insight into differences of funding sources, e.g. angel/seed, round a/b, VC funding
  • Connect with individuals/firms in the space and learn how they coach/advise startups and set them up for success
  • Set up office hours/individual meetings with teams to get them started and circle back regularly


Interest in position field necessary