We advance careers through mentorship

No one succeeds alone. Everyone has something to give and something to learn. Join us and Lift as You Climb!

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We live our mission

Mentor Spaces is a community-driven mentorship platform designed to make it easier for companies to attract, hire and retain underrepresented talent. As the largest mentorship community for underrepresented professionals, the platform facilitates conversations with experts aligned to one’s professional interests and goals.

Mentorship is a conversation. Have More!

Our Team

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Chris Motley

Founder & CEO

Business development, strategic sales and overall strategy at Mentor Spaces. Proud alum – Columbia University and the Kellogg School of Management.

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Randy Emelo

Program Strategist

Customer operations and experienced mentoring strategist at Mentor Spaces.

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Joe Turgeon


Application development and technology architecture at Mentor Spaces. Proud alum – University of Minnesota.

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Kunal Parbadia


Sales, marketing and customer success operations at Mentor Spaces. Proud alum – Georgia Institute of Technology.

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Chris Pletkovic


Leads Sales at Mentor Spaces. Proud alum – Michigan State University.

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Sasha Banks

Community Manager

Community engagement and brand awareness at Mentor Spaces. Extremely proud alum - Pratt Institute School of Writing & Activism.

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Esteban Valerio

Application Developer

Technical developer at Mentor Spaces. Proud alum – University of Costa Rica.

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Andrei Khramtsou


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