Michael Fernandez

Founder | e: michael [@] | t: 415.890.4833 ext 700

Michael is the founder of Quant 6. He is also the founder and owner of Summit Pioneer, small chain of conferences and digital media assets. He has consulted for major market leaders including Pepsi, JP Morgan, and Cisco.   He served in the US Army and was promoted to the rank of Captain after graduating from the JFK Special Warfare Center and while serving in a special operations unit; US Army Reserves.  He was the #1 ranked Distinguished Military Graduate of his ROTC class and ranked #1 in his Officer Basic Course.  Michael serves on leading non-profit boards addressing Veteran's health, music education, and social justice. He is a Marshall Memorial Fellow, a White House Fellowship-National Finalist, and is recognized as "One of the most influential Bay Area Latinos" by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Born in NYC, he is the son of hard-working immigrant parents and the first to attend college. His hobbies include meditation, mixed-martial arts (black belt-instructor), yoga, rock climbing, and painting.

MPA, Harvard University
BSE, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania