Our Mission

Founded by researchers for researchers, Flywheel's mission is to empower scientists and clinicians across the globe with an open and extensible platform to capture, manage and analyze their data, and collaborate with other researchers. We deliver unmatched research productivity, accelerate new discoveries, and ensure scientific reproducibility. We give researchers the technology they need to do science not IT.


(612) 223-7359


807 Broadway St NE #350, 
Minneapolis, MN 55413




Troy Kopischke
Board Chair & Co-Founder
Gunnar Schaefer
Co-Founder & CTO
Brian Wandell
Co-Founder & Scientific Advisor
Jim Olson
President & COO


Alain Provencher
Sales Account Manager
Alonna Frazier
Quality Assurance Engineer
Ambrus Simon
Software Engineer
Can Akgun
VP of Business Development
David Farkas
Software Engineer
Denes Dinok
Junior Software Engineer
Doug Younger
VP of Marketing
Fazekas Zsolt
Junior Software Engineer
Harsha Kethineni
Junior Software Engineer
Jeff Meier
Product Manager
Jeff Yager
Customer Success Engineer
Jody Zietler
UI Lead Engineer
Justin Ehlert
Senior Software Engineer
Lina Johnson
Software Engineer
Linda Brown
VP of Sales
Marla Peterson
Office Administrator
Max Bailey
Software Engineer
Megan Henning
Engineering Manager
Michael Burling
Senior Systems & Release Engineer
Michael Perry
Delivery & Analysis Manager
Nathaniel Kofalt
Senior Software Engineer
Preston Anderson
Sales Operations Manager
Roy Collins
Senior Software Engineer
Ryan Davis
Software Engineer
Ryan Sanford
Director of Customer Experience
Sina Aslan
Scientific Advisor
Thad Brown
TechOps Engineer