Kelli Jones
Co-Founder / Be Nimble Foundation

Kelli N. Jones is Co-Founder & General Partner for Sixty8 Capital, a seed stage fund for Black and Latinx entrepreneurs. For the last 5 years, Kelli has led the transformation of a more diverse tech ecosystem in Indiana, through her organization Be Nimble Foundation. Since starting Be Nimble, she has trained 40+ Black and LatinX founders through her accelerator, upskilled Black career transitioners into tech careers, and has invested nearly $1M in capital and start-up resources. Before launching Sixty8 Capital, Kelli was program manager for Techstars Heritage Group Accelerator and Director of People, Culture, and Brand for Givelify. Prior to relocating to Indianapolis, IN in 2017, she lived in New York and Los Angeles, and was the founder of an experiential marketing company specializing in events and go-to-market strategy, and later lead sales, events, and marketing for digital media brands like HipHopDX and Blavity. She was recently honored by the Indianapolis Business Journal as one of the 250 most influential business leaders, and serves in the boards of IMPACT Central Indiana, Employ Indy, Vanguard Collegiate of Indianapolis, and The Venture Club’s NextGen group.