Mycelium Team

Michelle Connley-Gore

Michelle Connley-Gore

Director Of Marketing

Michelle Connley-Gore

Director Of Marketing

Michelle D. Connley-Gore is a strategic marketing expert with more than 14 years of experience in the areas of marketing strategy, communications planning, brand identity, advertising, graphic design process management, ethnic-targeted marketing, community relations, and event design & management. In 2015, Michelle officially started MDC Marketing Group, a marketing and communications consulting firm based in Charlotte, North Carolina that […]

Michele Henry

Michele Henry

Director of Operations

Michele Henry

Director of Operations

Michele Henry is a solution driven professional with 6 years operational know-how in program development and fundraising with career progression highlighting cross-functional experiences. Michele has managed budgets, led in diverse multicultural settings, skilled at recruiting and retaining volunteers and is a practiced evaluator of programs to include compliance and risk […]

Kate Morales

Kate Morales

Winter 2013 Participant & Learning Facilitator

Kate Morales

Winter 2013 Participant & Learning Facilitator

I’m Kate, a (com)passionate agitator and visionary from the dirty south. An aspiring permaculturist, spoken work artist, writer, Theatre of the Oppressed spect-actor, block printer, and time manager, I am having a lot of fun being that clown in the circus that miraculously spins all those plates at once. With […]

Matthew Abrams

Matthew Abrams

Co-Founder & Vision Keeper

Matthew Abrams

Co-Founder & Vision Keeper

Matthew Abrams is Mycelium’s C0-Founder. His work as a photojournalist and entrepreneur took him to 40 countries and offered him the chance to engage both the needs and opportunities of our world from a hands on perspective. These experiences offered the inspiration that gave form to Mycelium. Over the past […]

Ashley Cooper

Ashley Cooper

Co-Founder & Learning Architect

Ashley Cooper

Co-Founder & Learning Architect

Guided by her insatiable curiosity and a deep reverence for life, Ashley creates experiences where learning ignites and meaningful action takes root. She has a gift for facilitating groups and cultivating environments where people feel inspired to be genuine and actively participate. In communities and organizations, Ashley builds bridges and […]

Dana Pearlman

Dana Pearlman

Lead Facilitator & Coach

Dana Pearlman

Lead Facilitator & Coach

Dana Pearlman designs and facilitates action learning experiences that incorporates whole person development, mission driven entrepreneurship with systems thinking, being and doing for social innovation. Her academic background is in clinical psychology and strategic leadership towards sustainability. She uses participatory facilitation processes and powerful questions to enable deeper wisdom at […]

Mason Greenewald

Mason Greenewald

Artistic Samurai, Winter 2015 Participant

Mason Greenewald

Artistic Samurai, Winter 2015 Participant

Until now, I was a graphic designer. That is, I went to school for design. I designed graphics in the field of design. receiving varying shapes, sizes, colors and weights of awards of design by other designers. I even, to this day, co-own my (co-) own design studio, Yonderday. And […]

Rochelle Hudson

Rochelle Hudson

Rochelle Hudson

Rochelle is an Asheville-area 20-something working on several projects for alternative and emerging technologies in education (the Learning Revolution Project and Agile Learning Centers) and collaboration (Center for Collaborative Awareness). She has undergraduate degrees in Cognitive Science and Evolutionary Biology, and has studied human non-verbal communication, created research paradigms on social cognition for patients with Alzheimers […]