ABOUT US

Why UberLeaders?  We are building a community at the intersection of outstanding small businesses, exceptional leaders,  first class advisors and  thriving industries. 

 

We believe that small and successful businesses (often called “2nd stage” companies) offer the biggest opportunity for job growth and the creation of corporate and owner wealth. We believe that refocused and re-energized leaders can lead through rapid change and get better results for their teams, their companies, their profits and their communities. We believe we can help your company to make a change, and make a difference.

Jan Gensheimer, President & Founder

Jan is dedicated to bringing profitability and leadership efficiency to complex, high tech, and high growth businesses. She has worked with hundreds of companies— evaluating their business models, operations, and management teams. She produces short and long-term plans for growth and executes strategic projects that can bring fundamental change to companies and their founders. 

Jan’s background includes leadership roles in the corporate, small business and non-profits.  She has an MBA from the University of Michigan and an undergraduate teaching degree from Eastern Michigan University.  

Jan has been a long-time participant in Michigan's entrepreneurial community. She has worked in her roles at MichBio and NPower Michigan, and as an advisor SPARK, TechTown, MiQuest (GLEQ), New Enterprise Forum,  to name a few. She has dedicated many years to Michigan's entrepreneurial community to help founders start companies, create jobs and add revenue to the economy. 

She is also passionate about education. She is a long time Board Director for acclaimed Washtenaw Technical Middle College, one of the only charter high schools in the country that graduates students with their diploma and college certificate or degree at the same time. 

 

She founded her consulting career with a mission to create wealth for entrepreneurs. The business reflects her personal values of integrity, hard work and making a difference. Her vision includes building a strong, healthy and profitable entrepreneurial class, and expanding the ranks of successful small business leaders.