Meet our


Meet the HKC Entrepreneurs-in-Residence

The Entrepreneur-in-Residence Program was developed to bring highly successful entrepreneurs, lawyers, and other professionals on campus to work with current students, faculty, and staff seeking advice on launching their own entrepreneurial venture.

EIR Profiles

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Patrick Drew is a Partner at
Next Step Capital.

Amanda Eakin

Amanda Eakin is the Marketing
Director of Sputnik ATX.

Kevin Fishner

Kevin Fishner is Chief of Staff
at HashiCorp.

Ryan Robinson | Search Theory and Gyde Founder

Ryan Robinson is the founder
of Search Theory and Gyde

Matt Thomas

Matt Thomas is the Co-founder of
Academic Works.