Our Team


Geoff co-founded Clay & Milk in 2016 to help shine a light on Iowa’s startup communities. He’s also the founder and owner of Gravitate, a coworking space for freelancers, entrepreneurs and remote workers. Geoff also speaks at conferences, organizes events and has been helping tell the story of the Iowa startup community since 2009.

Managing Editor

Jake is a recent graduate from the University of Iowa. In addition to his work for Clay & Milk, Jake writes blog posts for Gravitate. He has previously written for the Center for Global & Regional Environmental Research, Iowa Journalist and The Daily Iowan.