The First State Fintech Lab was started by local Delawareans seeking to make an impact in the community and create more opportunities for all to prosper from the coming technological shifts in FinTech

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John Collins

Native Delawarean and former U.S. Senate advisor; early employee for Coinbase; Fellow at Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center.


Manav Choksi

Entrepreneur with proven track record of startup success and CPA with deep financial services roots.


Meghan Wallace

Experienced Policy Advisor with a history of working in government administration and politics. 

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Noah Olson

MBA with a concentration in Finance. Experience in advisory services and policy/politics. Currently, Innovation Support Manager at Delaware Prosperity Partnership.