Spencer McElhannon - Facilitator
Spencer has been an entrepreneur for the past 25 years. His background includes experience in light manufacturing, personal and professional services, technology, oil & gas, and agriculture. Over the past two decades, Spencer has built businesses in Texas, Colorado, New York, Tennessee, California and the Eastern Caribbean. Spencer, along with two partners, was recognized by INC. Magazine as one of the "INC. 500" - a national ranking of the 500 fasting growing private companies in America. Spencer is a graduate of Baylor University.
Matty McLain - Facilitator
Matty has a background that includes sales, online business, guerrilla marketing, operations management, and business start-ups. Matty graduated from the University of North Texas where he studied Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management. He is a small business owner and has experience in a variety of industries including fundraising, electronics recycling, wholesale baking, and consulting.
Taylor McAlpine - Facilitator
Taylor is a business facilitator and a small business owner. Taylor has a background in retail, customer service, management, and marketing. He is currently the owner of Local LBK, a media brand on a mission to help people and organizations experience Lubbock, save money, and support the community. Taylor graduated with a dual Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Management with a concentration in entrepreneurship from Texas Tech’s Rawls College of Business. Taylor specializes in business development, brand alignment, and marketing strategy..