Your small business is our passion.
Founded by enterprising Yale undergraduates in 2001, Elmseed has become a valuable resource for over 500 New Haven businesses.
Elmseed is staffed entirely by Yale undergraduates dedicated to New Haven small businesses. We provide motivated entrepreneurs with access to one-on-one personalized consulting, business training, technical assistance, and a network of peer support. In doing so, Elmseed aims to empower entrepreneurs who lack the resources necessary to start or expand small businesses. Elmseed is committed to encouraging and enabling sustainable economic self-reliance in the greater New Haven area.
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Operations Officer
James Dunn & Qinying Sun
Directors of Client Services
Chief Financial Officer
Director of Education
Director of Client Intake
Andre Costa & Madelyn Kumar
Directors of Development
Director of Outreach
Chair of Board of Directors, New Haven SCORE
New Haven SCORE
Director at School of Graduate Studies at University of Bridgeport
Business Outreach Librarian, New Haven Free Public Library
Economic Development Corporation of New Haven