Ian Robinson
Ian Robinson

Founder + President

Ian RobinsonFounder + President Throughout a successful career in software development, Ian has been sought out as a trainer and speaker for numerous engagements in the US and abroad, and has interacted with a broad spectrum of clients and projects–experiences that helped him to cultivate a vision for Enliven, which he founded with business partner…
Cuong Dang
Cuong Dang

Founder

Cuong DangFounder Cuong’s career has afforded him opportunities to work with Fortune 500 brands, plays critical roles in product launches (UX lead at DNN software), and publishes an e-book with WROX (a Wiley brand) on DNN & web standards. An accomplished speaker, he has presented at conferences throughout the US and abroad on topics surrounding…
Michael Castle
Michael Castle

Finance and Operations

Michael CastleFinance and Operations Michael first came to Enliven as a startup business consultant after a more than 25-year career in the financial services industry, which had taken him from his hometown, L.A., to D.C., and finally landed him in the Midwest. In January, 2014, Michael was asked to come onboard full-time to provide financial…
Andrew Clark
Andrew Clark

Software Engineer

Andrew ClarkSoftware Engineer Andrew grew up in Houston, Texas where he discovered his passion for technology. In 2012, Andrew moved to St. Louis, and shortly thereafter, he joined the team at Enliven as a software engineer. Andrew specializes in technical planning and backend implementation, and works with other developers at Enliven to build secure and…
Jeff Schomer
Jeff Schomer

Project Manager

Jeff SchomerProject Manager Jeff grew up in Tijeras, NM where he formed a life-long connection with the natural world. In 2008, he earned a BS in Biomedical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis, where he learned to solve open-ended, real-world problems by pairing analytical and creative thinking. After graduating, he worked on the design and implementation of…
Sarah Searls
Sarah Searls

Software Engineer

Sarah SearlsSoftware Engineer Sarah grew up in Orlando, Florida and moved to St. Louis to attend Washington University and pursue her passion for making art. While in college, she discovered a new love for computer science. Programming provided the mental challenge and freedom for creativity she sought. After graduating with a degree in computer science,…
Rachel Franz

Digital Marketing

Rachel FranzDigital Marketing Rachel Franz grew up in the Chicago area, where she fell in love with local restaurants, music, and the business world. After a short-but-sweet career as a jazz singer, she graduated from Millikin University and began working for Von Maur in corporate management. She moved on to nonprofit consulting and management as…
Chris Hilton
Chris Hilton

Web Designer + Developer

Chris HiltonWeb Designer + Developer Christopher Hilton is an INTJ currently living in Nashville, TN. He enjoys understanding the big picture, thinking outside of the box, and solving problems with lots of creativity. He is ardently committed to minimalism, using technology to serve real human beings, and refusing to accept the status quo. As Enliven’s…
Yoko Kiyoi

Office Manager

Yoko KiyoiOffice Manager Yoko Kiyoi is an awarded graphic designer and art curator from Wakayama, Japan. She has an impeccable sense of style and design, strong knowledge of typography and color, a knack for three-dimensional thinking. Education has always been a priority of Yoko’s, as demonstrated by her commitment to learning through full tuition scholarships…