Wayne Embree
Executive Vice President, Investments & Venture Acceleration

Wayne ensures that our Venture Development and Investment teams have everything they need to help entrepreneurs build great companies. After three decades of being an entrepreneur, investor, board member, and mentor, he  has no intention of stopping now. Wayne has a BS in Natural Sciences from Western Oregon and an MS in Urban Planning from the University of Oregon. He takes his favorite quote, “When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro,” seriously.

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