Jennifer Tegan

Managing Partner

Prior to joining CVF in 2002, Jennifer served in various senior roles advising and managing small, growing for-profit and nonprofit businesses including EMF Corporation, a small optical coating manufacturing company, and the Paleontological Research Institution, a science and research-based educational organization. Jennifer earned BA and MS degrees in Geology from Smith College and University of Cincinnati, respectively, and an MBA from Cornell University. Jennifer is a board member of the National Venture Capital Association and on the executive committee of the Upstate Capital Association of New York.

Jennifer is an active member of the Ithaca community, including serving on the boards of Tompkins Financial Corporation,  Tompkins County Area Development, and Elizabeth Ann Clune Montessori School of Ithaca.

Representing CVF in these companies:

GiveGab, POM, True Gault, VenueBook