ABOUT HX

HOUSTON SOLVES PROBLEMS THAT MATTER

Houston Exponential (HX) is a non-profit organization created to accelerate the growth of Houston’s innovation ecosystem. We believe Houston is where the world will come to solve problems that matter. HX is leading the charge to turn Houston into a hub for high-growth high-potential companies by creating pathways for innovation to flow at scale. We are aligning ecosystem support around strategic initiatives that are connecting, attracting, and promoting startups, investors, corporations, government, and universities.

Meet the Team

Get to know the people behind Houston Exponential.

Megan Fier

Operations and Marketing Manager

Jason Ephraim

Database Manager

Serafina Lalany

Chief of Staff

Harvin Moore

President

Edwinah Nyabuwalla

Executive Assistant

Joey Sanchez

Director of Corporate Engagement

Jack Sim

Chief Financial Officer

Bryant Chan

Bryant Chan

Director of Product

Noah Fons

Project Management Intern

Trisha Gupta

project management intern

Kelis Woods

Digital Marketing Intern

MBA Summer Intern Cohort I

Colin Yarbrough

MBA Intern

Stephy Thomas

MBA Intern

HX Governing Board

Rakesh Agrawal
SnapStream

Barbara Burger (HX Board Chair)
Chevron Technology Ventures

Paul Cannings
RPH

Amanda Edwards
City of Houston

Blair Garrou
Mercury Fund

Paul Goodfellow
Shell

Gray Hall
Alert Logic

Robert W. Harvey
Greater Houston Partnership

Gaurav Khandelwal
ChaiOne

Dr. Renu Khator
University of Houston

David W. Leebron
Rice University

Gina Luna
Luna Strategies

William McKeon
Texas Medical Center

Andrew Morriss
Texas A&M University

John Reale
Integr8d

Brian Richards
Accenture

Gabriella Rowe
Station Houston

Mark Toon
Work America Capital

Vanessa Wyche
NASA