Member Spotlight: Alex Day Sheltowee Business Network Alex Day Aug 16 2019 MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: ALEX DAY Founder, Sheltowee Business Network INTERESTED IN I am passionate about my faith, science and technology, entrepreneurism, and the outdoors. I enjoy helping entrepreneurs build their businesses and helping them avoid many of the mistakes I have made. STRENGTHS Gallup Strength Finder strengths are: Ideation, Learner, Strategic, Input, Intellection Other strengths: Fund raising for startups, strategy, technical due diligence, creative deal structure WHAT DO YOU DO FOR FUN? I enjoy travelling with my wife and friends, fishing, and spending time in the mountains. RELATED ORGANIZATIONS Keiretsu Forum Midwest The Unbridled Charitable Foundation LIFE PHILOSOPHY Love the Lord your God with all your heart, and love your neighbor as yourself. MOST PROUD OF Founded Kentucky BioProcessing and recruited the scientific team that developed a vaccine for Ebola that is effective post exposure and is expressed in tobacco leaves. This vaccine was used under an emergency allowance by the FDA to save the lives of American healthcare workers who were exposed to the virus. Have grown to be comfortable with (and to like) who I am (both my strengths and weaknesses). Have maintained and nurtured the most important relationships in my life. TAGS Venture Capital, Fund Raising, Investing, Life Sciences, Biotech, Alternative Energy, Angel Investing ONE THING ABOUT ME I studied Russian at the Leningrad Polytechnic Institute in 1989 and met the composer Leonard Bernstein while there.