Millicent Pitts

Executive Director

Milly is the executive director of our international non-profit,, that gives non-dilutive funding to innovative start-ups that support healthy oceans and a sustainable Blue Economy.  She previously was an executive in the chemical/materials industry for 30 years, living in Houston, Philadelphia, Cleveland and Valencia (Spain).

In addition to her role at Ocean Exchange, she is a mentor with Creative Destruction Labs (Oceans) in Halifax, is on the Leadership Team of, and has previously mentored or judged in collaboration with other partners such as Clean Tech Open and NREL.

She leads the Ocean Exchange efforts to grow and communicate with the community of ocean and blue tech innovators.

She holds an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Executive Director
Ocean Exchange, Inc.
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