Drew Olanoff & April Conyers (co-founders)

Drew is a geek who first worked at AOL when he was 16 years old. With experience in tech communications and PR for startups including River Studios, Drew has also spent time as a senior writer at TechCrunch. Drew is the former Head of Global Communications at Rothenberg Ventures and is the co-founder of the Balboa Foundation. 

April is a communications expert, working with a variety companies during her time at Brew PR in NYC. She is currently the head of communications for San Francisco based Postmates. Her work in isolation is a personal one, as her husband is the subject of our mission and thesis.


Board of directors

The Balboa Foundation board includes: Ellen PaoRyan HildebrandMarkus Spiering, Sivan IramJonah Loop. Join us.