Founded by a financial analyst and a teacher, the SuitUp leadership team brings a unique business and educational perspective to the student competitions.


Lauren Reilly

Executive Director

As ED, Lauren focuses on the strategy and management of SuitUp, establishing and growing its network of schools, students, volunteers and corporate partners. Lauren joined Suit Up after serving as a board member and Chief Learning Officer for Practice Makes Perfect, a nationally recognized summer learning organization. She is a Teach for America alum and NY certified teacher, having taught both middle school and high school in the Bronx and Harlem. Lauren has received the Gratitude Network Fellowship, the Student Success Network Fellowship, the Education Pioneers Award at the Global Now Gala, and was featured on Future of Women. In addition, Lauren was recognized by the Obama administration as a White House Champion for Change for her work in summer learning. Lauren graduated with a Master's degree in Education from Fordham University and a Bachelor's degree in History from Vassar College. Lauren suits up for taking long walks with her husband and son, fun restaurants, soccer, and the Premier League.  

Nicole Adams

Program Manager

Nicole Adams is a Program Manager for SuitUp. Since starting with SuitUp, she has organized and led dozens of competitions, increasing college and career awareness for over 500 students across New York City. Prior to SuitUp, Nicole taught 1st grade with Teach for America in a Title I high need school in Newark, NJ. Nicole is a Bucknell alum, with a bachelor's degree in Art History and minors in International Relations and Arabic. Nicole was the president of the Bucknell Magazine and the founding president Bucknell Humanities Journal. Nicole suits up runs in Central Park, happy hours with friends, and travel!


Zach Graumann

Co-Founder & Chairman of the Board

Zach is the co-founder of SuitUp and chairman of the Governing Board. Currently, Zach is the Campaign Manager for presidential candidate Andrew Yang in New York. Prior to this role, Zach spent eight years at UBS Wealth Management where he was the Head of Client Philanthropy Solutions, speaking across the country to some of the firm's wealthiest clients on numerous topics in the philanthropic arena. In this role he shared the stage with world-leading philanthropists, innovators and celebrities including Hilary Swank, Ernie Els, Kimbal Musk, Mike & Sukey Novogratz, Josh Groban, Adrien Grenier and many others.  Zach graduated cum laude from Duke University with a major in Public Policy and Markets & Management and is a recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award.  Zach suits up for education, social entrepreneurship, a cappella, country music and the Buffalo Bills.


Casey Miller

Co-Founder and Vice Chairman

Casey is the co-founder of SuitUp and Vice Chairman of the board. She is currently Director of Business Development at LeagueApps, a mission-driven sports technology start-up that enables sports organizers to provide all kids access to the best sports experiences. There, she heads up partnerships with the company's largest clients, including professional sports leagues and over 40 professional sports teams. Prior to this role, Casey was the Director of Partnerships for the Midwest at LightSail, an innovative K-12 digital literacy program, after working as a teacher and school leader through Teach For America. Casey graduated from Duke University in 2010 with a BA in Psychology and Markets & Management, receiving the William J. Griffith Award, the Order of Omega President’s Award, and the Distinguished Alumni Award. She received her Masters in Education from Hunter College in 2012 and suits up for sports, education, women's rights, yoga, dogs, and Duke basketball.

Additional Program Facilitators Include: Tieliek Curry, Adair Mueller, Liz Meyers, and Lauren Feld

Governing Board

Zachary Graumann, Chairman – Co-founder, SuitUp

Casey Miller, Vice Chair – Co-founder, SuitUp

William Gouveia, Secretary  Senior Managing Director, Cyber Security, S-RM

Jordan Graumann, Treasurer– Associate, Venture Debt, Ares Management

Adair Mueller – Founder & CEO, Durham Food Hall

Mayowa Oyebadejo – Manager, NBCUniversal

Kerri Reilly — Executive Director, Morgan Stanley

Michael Castiglione — Attorney, Fragomen


SUITUP Corporate Leadership Board

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Liz Meyers, Board President – Assistant Director, Ernst & Young

Jessica Anderson —Vice President, Investor Relations, Falcon Investment Advisors

Colby Auerbach— Business Development Manager, LeagueApps

Jeff Bloom – Associate Director, UBS Wealth Management

Jordan Brumer — Sales Director, Unruly

Michael Buono — Investment Specialist, EquityZen

Eric Crowley — Associate, HIG Capital

Brendan Cuddihy — Managing Director, CAIS Group

Tielik Curry — Policy Consulant, NYC Dept. of Education

David Cwalina — Vice President, Charles Schwab

Erin Daley – Manager, US Olympic Committee

Taylor Deaton — Dataroma Sales, Salesforce

Peter Desrosier – Associate, Dominus Capital

Lauren Feld – Venture Strategist, ConsenSys Labs

Tamara Greenberg — Women’s Segment Strategic Analyst, UBS

David Haber — Principal, Centerview Partners

Katy Haber — Vice President, Morgan Stanley

Jake Huff – Financial Advisor, UBS Financial Services

Caitlyn Hughes — Associate Account Executive, Amazon

Diana Jin – Analyst, Loews Corporation

Brian Kelly – Senior Analyst, Permian Investment Partners

Michael Marcantonio — Lawyer, Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Chris Marsicano — Director, UBS

Ben Newman – Associate, Sixpoint Partners

Chris Park — Associate, The Blackstone Group

William Pearson – Associate, Snow Phipps Group

Zachary Schwartz – Associate, Ares Management

Ian Singleton — Associate, Vestar Capital Partners

Jon Sklaroff — Investor, Optum Ventures

Matthew Teller – Associate, Kelso

Anton Terlovsky – Associate, H.I.G Capital

Shannon Usher — Director of Technical Account Management, Ogury

Alex Weaver — Business Development, Stryker Corporation

Allison Weisman — Learning and Development at WeWork Labs, WeWork

Adam Whitten — Senior Associate, KPMG

Jane Zhu — Associate of Treasury Services, Arcesium

Taylor Zografakis — Analyst, Millennium Management


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