Benjamin Wilson

Core Team Leader

Ben Wilson has over 25-years of experience as a developer and technical application designer. Some of the industries he’s worked in include banking; software distribution and licensing; and traditional marketplaces and exchanges. He majored in Philosophy in college because he enjoyed studying logic but gravitated toward a career in technology because it provides people with an opportunity to solve complex problems with code, and he loves being part of that process.

In addition to developing Lynx, he also owns a web-hosting company ( He takes pride in the concierge-level customer service his company provides, and in the long-lasting relationships he builds with his customers.

Alexis Carreiro

Communications Coach

Dr. Alexis Carreiro is an Assistant Professor of Communication. Nicknamed “the pitch prof” by her students, she has more than 10,000 hours of delivering content in front of live audiences. Whether it’s presenting ideas to a group of 5 or 500 individuals; moderating live panel discussions with Oscar & Pulitzer Prize winners; or presenting her work at the Telecommunications Policy and Research Conference, she knows how to communicate clearly and engage diverse audiences.

She also works as a public speaking coach and strategic communication consultant.