Build, RVA is a 501(c)3 registered non-profit makerspace community owned & operated by The Build Forward Foundation.
About Build, RVA
Build, RVA is a makerspace community providing low-cost access to tools, resources and knowledge. For existing and aspiring entrepreneurs, creators, makers, & inventors seeking tools and knowledge to advance their passions; Build provides access to a community of science-based innovators & artists, and an ecosystem of tools within which ideas become reality.
Build, RVA is owned and operated by The Build Forward Foundation, a 501c(3) non-profit organization focused on individual entrepreneurship, hands-on STEM training and experimentation, manufacturing, innovation, and supporting the community's productive efforts with physical space, tools, and knowledge resources.
The Build Forward Foundation Board of Directors:
Oliver Aneiva, Director-at-Large
Kirk Bonner, Programming Director
Alex Casas, Co-President, Operations
Matt Converse, Shops Director
Bruce "Doc" Davies, Ph.D., Director-at-Large
Ashley Davis, Volunteer Director
Seth Estep, Director-at-Large
Kim Flournoy, Process Director
Jonathan Frey, P.E., Co-President, Strategy
George Rhoads, Director-at-Large
Sam Rugg, Director-at-Large
Josh Stolberg, Membership Director
Andre Taybron, Fundraising Director