Jeff Carter is the co-founder of Hyde Park Angels in Chicago and currently is Treasurer of the board. He has active investments in Alltuition, Brilliant, Ycharts, UICO, Dabble, Desktime, Tallgrassbeef, KapowEvents, SupplyVision, and Smarteys. He was formally invested in Gradebeam Tap.me and FeeFighters until they exited. He is a former member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange ($CME) Board of Directors where he was an independent trader since 1988. He graduated from the University of Illinois College of Business in Champaign, and received his MBA from the Booth Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago. Jeff is also on the Board of Trustees of the National World War Two Museum, and on the Board of Directors of the Midwest Research University Network. He is an active member in MCOIN, the Midwest Co-Investment Network. He has been a frequent contributor on CNBC, Bloomberg, Fox Business, WGN-TV and several written publications.