About 2018-04-27T14:51:21+00:00

The Riveter is a female-forward platform for entrepreneurs, freelancers and everyone in between. Our workspaces, highly curated business forward programming, and amazing members offer daily opportunities to meet friends and colleagues who know what you need to grow your business, launch your podcast or host your next dinner party.

The Riveter is a female-forward platform for entrepreneurs, freelancers and everyone in between. Our workspaces, highly curated business forward programming, and amazing members offer daily opportunities to meet friends and colleagues who know what you need to grow your business, launch your podcast or host your next dinner party.
Amy and Kim

The Team

Amy Nelson, CEO, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Amy Nelson

Co-Founder & CEO

Amy is a graduate of NASA’s space camp and NYU Law. A former corporate litigator and presidential fundraiser, she is redefining the role of women in the workplace and community. Amy is mother to daughters Sloane, Reese, and Merritt.

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

David Valadez

Head of Operations

David has a passion for operational excellence and is heavily invested in building strong teams through collaboration, to deliver the best member experience possible. He and his wife Karen are involved with multiple female-forward organizations and women-owned businesses.

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Jonna Bell

Head of Marketing

Jonna is a growth hacker with experience in hospitality, new technology, e-commerce, and design. She’s passionate about women and small business and sits on the advisory boards of several startups in technology and social.

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Carrie Maher

Head of Growth

Carrie leads our growth and member experience. With over 13 years of business development & strategy work, her focus lies on successfully scaling business channels, nurturing the complex needs of her customers, and creating interoperability through technology and communities.

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Jessica Eggert

Head of Culture & Innovation

Jessica manages culture, programming and community development at The Riveter. She uses her background in HR, development, and inclusion & diversity to help women of all backgrounds find success in their professional life.

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Whit Nelson

Head of Technology

Whit provides leadership for the development of an innovative and secure information technology environment for The Riveter. His background is in B2C digital platforms with complex user environments. He also does improv comedy in his spare time.

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Alexandra Katz

Community & Events Director

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Jennifer Cadence

Operations Director

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Jessica Smith

Business Development Director

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Nadya Matiya

Communications Director

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Emily Kasman

A/P Specialist & Wellness Coordinator

Venice Robinson

Member Experience Specialist

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Mandy Jankus

Member Experience Specialist

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Lindsey Trimmer

Member Experience Specialist

Kim Peltola, Chief Culture Officer, Co-Founder, The Riveter

Bee Tangsurat

Member Experience Specialist

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