Kate Mortenson

Founder & CEO


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Panel: Equity Is A Team Effort

Kate Mortenson is an EdTech entrepreneur and social enterprise leader, leveraging the power of human stories, with technology, to shape a better culture. In 2021, Mortenson and her team launched all-digital content and learning platform iPondr.com and the B2B workplace learning program iPondr@Work. Previously, Mortenson hired and led the team that hosted the 2019 NCAA Men's Final Four in Minneapolis. As a culture-shaping initiative from its beginnings, the Minneapolis host team was recognized for team member Diversity in Sport, local vendor Inclusion and record breaking results. After the event, Mortenson wound down operations with a $1MM surplus.


With a background in journalism and deep experience with impact initiatives. Mortenson began building iPondr from Minneapolis, MN, to foster a more interconnected society as a response to toxic media and escalating culture wars. Her business launched several months before George Floyd was killed. Since then, the need for culture solutions continues to grow. As a pro-business social enterprise, iPondr SBC is committed to Building a Kinder America™.