Our Mentors

David Helmer


David Helmer has extensive experience in both the nonprofit and for-profit communities as a business founder, philanthropist, investor and nonprofit leader. David has launched three uniquely different nonprofit organizations and is currently engaged in five, as President of The Center for Global Sports, Executive Director of Mission to Ukraine, Co-Founder of Bigger Future - Rwanda, Director of Collaborosity, and Board Trustee of Sagamore Institute. David is also a partner in VisionTech Partners, a Midwest investment group, and Owner of Helmer Scientific, a global medical device manufacturer. David received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Minnesota. He has five daughters and one son, and lives in Indianapolis with his wife, Inessa.