757 Angels is staffed by a highly-experienced Executive Director capable of vetting local potential investment opportunities and selecting quality companies to present to our Members. The Executive Director’s and her assistant’s work may be supplemented with free intern labor provided by regional colleges and universities.
MONIQUE SURY ADAMS, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Monique Sury Adams – As Executive Director, Monique worked with the Board to launch 757 Angels. Since launching in 2015, 757 Angels has grown to one of the larger angel groups in the country with over 100 members/investors and injected over $30 Million of capital into startup and early stage companies. Through 757 Angels’ regional platform, Monique has leadership roles in building and strengthening the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Monique has an extensive financial services background with senior finance positions at both the predecessors of Bank of America in Norfolk and JP Morgan Chase in New York City and Los Angeles. Monique’s educational background includes an undergraduate Business degree from the University of Southern California. Monique resides in Virginia Beach with her husband Scott and 2 daughters.