Jeff Doose holds the TechGROWTH Board seat on three portfolio companies and has played an integral role in TechGROWTH's investment portfolio development, assessment and management since program inception in 2007. Mr. Doose came to Ohio in 2001 to help launch the Appalachian Regional Entrepreneurship Initiative at Ohio University and to serve on the Investment Committee of Adena Ventures. In 2003 Mr. Doose joined Adena full-time as a Partner and member of the Investment Committee. He holds two Board seats in Adena portfolio companies. Mr. Doose's career has included roles as an entrepreneur, corporate chief executive, venture capitalist, banker, consultant, college professor, non-profit chief executive, and SBDC Director. He has worked in high growth enterprises, development banks, SBICs and NMVCs, social service organizations and institutions of higher education throughout the United States. He holds a BA in Political Science from Southwest State University, MN, an MA in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Colorado, Denver and a JD from the University of Denver.