Who are we?

A group of passionate people with shared values helping others make a positive impact in their communities and neighborhoods.

We make it easy

DiveIn is a platform that connects passionate people to each other and to local nonprofits, community organizations, and worthy causes. We started in the Bay Area, and are now actively launching in major metropolitan areas Nationwide. Our partners include…

Personally

I just want to be active. To contribute. To join.

Leadership Team

Andreas Carlos Freund, Founder & CEO

Andreas is a San Francisco native and the proud son of immigrants. He attended Vassar College and the Freie Universität in Berlin and previously worked for Versal and Blacklane. Andreas co-founded DiveIn in 2016 after witnessing the effects of the refugee crisis in Germany and watching the rise of xenophobia worldwide. Passionate about social justice, politics, and technology, Andreas also serves on the Board of Trustees for the Cheetah Conservation Fund. In his spare time, he enjoys playing soccer, hanging with family, and reading way too much news.

Lee M. Williams, Co-Founder & CTO

Lee has been a part of several organizations that found a way to change the world with technology. Some of the first smartphones, tablets, and mobile applications came from his work with talented teams at companies like Palm, Nokia, Symbian, Symbol, and Be, Inc. He is focused on lifestyle computing and is passionate about technology, community engagement, and sustainability. He has two young boys, a faithful Golden Retriever, and enjoys his time in the great outdoors.

Shannon McNair, Partnerships Manager

Shannon McNair moved to San Francisco in the summer of 2016 from Chicago. She joined DiveIn after working as the Customer Success Manager for an early stage startup focused on improving the payment experience for both clients and mental health professionals; onboarding nearly 1,000 new customers in 45 states. In her spare time, Shannon serves as a volunteer Court Appointed Special Advocate for a youth in the foster care system with the San Francisco branch of the national CASA organization.

Advisory Board

Scott Bennion

Scott Bennion

Jonathan Speed

Jonathan Speed

Lynn Luckow

Lynn Luckow

Carlos Cuadra

Carlos Cuadra

Gregor Freund

Gregor Freund

Frederick Felman

Frederick Felman