Citrine Angels
Angel Investing for Women by Women

Citrine Angels is a membership group providing early-stage investment opportunities and education to female investors in the Washington DC Metro area 

Our Mission


We support the growth and success of female-founded businesses in the Washington DC metro area and increase access to investment opportunities for women

What We Do

We provide a structure and process to assist accredited investors make early-stage investments in female-founded companies and provide investor education to our members

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Executive Committee

 Our management team has prior angel investing experience and substantial business acumen as well as enthusiasm for our mission

Allyson Redpath


Fractional/Contract CFO, Sterling Advisory 

Former Investment Banker, Capital Raising and M+A

Speaker, Mentor:  DC StartupWeek, Founder Institute, BEACON, Women in Venture

Wharton School

Chicago Booth MBA

Aurelia Flores

Investor Liaison

Managing Member, Athena Digital Media Group

Co-host, Get Found Get Funded Podcast

Member, Pipeline Angels

Speaker, Judge, Mentor:  TechStars, HERImpact, DC StartupWeek, BEACON

Stanford University Law School

Kim Cayce

Entrepreneur Liaison

CEO, Vitamin*E Ventures

Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship, American University SIS

Speaker, Mentor:  DC StartupWeek, Maryland Women's Business Council, Ellevate Network, ACP, Women in Venture

Shark Tank Season I Alum

Duke / UCLA MBA  / Stanford GSB eMBA

Lisa Friedlander

 Investor Education

Business Development, NEXT/Shulman Rogers

Former Corporate Attorney

Co-Founder, Activity Rocket

Speaker, Judge, Mentor:  Halcyon, Seed Spot, HeraHub, DMV Top 100, Wharton Innovation, PitchMasters, EWI

Univ. of Pennsylvania

American Univ. Law School

Stephanie Bauer Marshall

Due Diligence Lead

Founder, M3 Advisors

Managing Director, SPROCKIT

Investor: Portfolia, SheEO, Backstage Capital, Gaingels

Former Corporate Executive

American University, BA 

UMD Smith School of Business, MBA


Rachel Parlier

Pitch Screening Coordinator

Investor, Route 66 Ventures

Former Management Consultant, Dean + Company

Johns Hopkins University, Neuroscience


Together We Can Change the World

We're looking forward to welcoming you to our group.