Eric Lugo

Eric Lugo is the Founder and Principal of Conciencia Ventures LLC, an innovative practice with a mission to connect entrepreneurial and creative strategy to the social impact sector. Conciencia advises non-profits, foundations, and systems in strategic planning, collective impact, resource development and workforce strategy. Eric also currently serves as Director, External Relations for Discovery Partners Institute, leading efforts to build partnerships with key systems, corporate, community and civic organizations in scaling efforts to support and develop technology talent across the city, region, and state. Prior to DPI, Eric served as Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff at City Colleges of Chicago, Vice President in Global Philanthropy at JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Senior Development Officer at Instituto del Progreso Latino.