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 Director

Dr. Alexis Carreiro earned her Doctorate from the University of Texas-Austin. She is an Assistant Professor of Communication at Queens University of Charlotte and the co-founder of Livewire Consultants (, a boutique consulting agency specializing in brand support through storytelling.

Her work has been featured within: the Telecommunications Policy Research Conference; Society for Cinema and Media Studies; Disability and Society; Flow TV; SPARK; the Knight Foundation; Sporting Rhetoric; Dispatches from the Literacy Wars; and Book 2.0 – a peer-reviewed, journal that explores the impact of digital technology.