The Society of Entrepreneurs

Create. Think. Innovate.

Our Mission

Our mission is to support entrepreneurs through leveraging a network of resources, exploring entrepreneurial hubs, and providing applicable experience.

Meet the Leaders of SOE

Blaise McComb

  • President
  • B.B.A. Marketing, 2018
  • Atlanta, GA

Blaise strives to bring people together in an effort to create a stronger startup ecosystem in Athens, GA. He interned for Umano, a local startup showcased on ABC's hit TV show Shark Tank, and led design of SoE's capstone event Life's a Pitch. On campus, Blaise is also involved as an active member of Pi Sigma Epsilon marketing and sales fraternity, a proud mentor for the Clarke County Mentor Program, and he was formerly principal dancer for the UGA Ballroom Performance Group. His mission is to spread positive energy across the University of Georgia campus, and hopes you will join him along the way.

Chance Calderhead

Chance is cool, and handsome. A Marketing major from Braselton, he enjoys biking and going to concerts.

Angela Higginson

  • VP of Administration
  • A.B. Cognitive Science, 2020
  • New Orleans, LA
  • amh45309@uga.edu

Angela keeps the wheels turning at SoE. In her spare times she loves travelling, listening to podcasts, and her dog.

Colin MacKie

  • VP of Special Projects
  • B.B.A Finance & B.B.A. Management Information Systems
  • Woodstock, GA
  • @colin.mackie
  • therealmacsters

Colin is actively looking for ways to retire before 30. He works for Apple and interns for IndustryPro, an M&A firm. A member of Skydawgs and the UGA Sailing club, Colin loves adventure. He also has a long-time PC building hobby. He picks up the slack at SOE.

Jake Conley

  • VP of Technology
  • B.S.C.S.E. Computer Systems Engineering, 2019ish
  • Nashville, TN
  • jake@jakeconley.com
  • @JakeConleyTN

Jake is an absolute dork, saxophonist, and rabid hockey fan. He founded a software company, Marmocet, in 2016, and is a member of electronics team at the Small Satellite Research Laboratory. His other interests include history, jokes, and puppers.

Meriah Grove

Meriah is actively involved in service and philanthropy through Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. She's also a concert company member of DanceFX. If you ever need her she's either drinking lots of coffee, consuming queso or dancing!

Wilson Okwuobu

  • VP of Outreach
  • B.B.A. Management Information Systems, 2018
  • Scottsdale, AZ
  • Owilson@uga.edu

Wilson is a passionate entrepreneur, and founder of a local start up called Convey Concierge. He loves to be able to serve by creating awareness in his community.

Theresa GarcĂ­a

Theresa developed her passion for entrepreneurship working at a small family center in Arkansas. Now, alongside SoE, she is heavily involved with Pi Sigma Epsilon business fraternity. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, exploring, and going to concerts. She has owned many reptiles.

Keep In Touch

Are you interested in joining SOE or just want general information? Drop us a line.

soe@uga.edu

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