Jennifer Botte, President & Founder

Jennifer founded the Michael Botte Foundation after the devastating loss of her husband in November 2011.  The foundation was started to honor of the passion Mike had for education and making a difference in students’ lives.  Jennifer has been an RN for 16 years working in Critical Care, Non-Invasive Cardiology, and most recently in the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU).  Jennifer worked at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for 5 years and has earned her CAPA (Certified Ambulatory Perianesthesia) certification. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Michigan State University in 1997.  Jennifer left Cedars-Sinai Medical Center after Mike’s death to stay home with her newborn son and two year old daughter, and to start the Michael Botte Foundation.   She currently works as an RN at DISC Sports & Spine in Marina del Rey, CA.  Jennifer lives in Los Angeles with her two children and her dog.

Amber Martin, Treasurer

Amber Higgins serves as President of PeopleFinders, leading the Company’s operations and strategy. Joining PeopleFinders in 2010 as VP of Business Development and Ad Sales, Amber lead traffic acquisition, product development, advertising and business development efforts. Prior to PeopleFinders, Amber was a member of the management team of USSearch.com most recently as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. Prior to US Search, she held senior marketing positions with B-to-C ecommerce start-ups. Amber holds a Bachelor of Arts from Miami University. Based in LA, Amber lives with her husband, Greg and two daughters. Lily and Paige.

 

Greg Martin, Director

Mike’s best friend since childhood, Greg and Mike grew up together in the same neighborhood in Long Island, NY.   Greg currently works at MediaMax Online and EPK.tv, and is responsible for acquiring and maintaining professional relationships with major motion picture studios, world leading PR firms and Fortune 500 companies.  Greg manages a team of sales professionals that generates in excess of $15 million dollars annually.  Greg has worked as a sponsor for various charitable organizations such as the “Special Olympics” and “United Friends of the Children”.  In addition, he provides fully edited press materials for nearly all major studio film releases, detailed analytics and comprehensive monitoring to/from over 22,000 press outlets around the world.  Greg lives in Manhattan Beach with his wife and two daughters.