John Q. Doan

Co-founder & CEO

John is a refugee from Vietnam, who immigrated to the US with his mom and brother Roy. He earned an engineering degree from Carnegie Mellon then went to graduate school at Harvard. He is a licensed professional civil engineer with a background in innovative infrastructure finance, community organizing and project management. His experience helping care for his brother inspired him to work toward solving transit issues for everyone who is not served by the current service options.

Sebastien Tavenas

Co-founder & COO

Sebastien co-founded Mobility4All thinking about his near-blind father who lives near Paris. He handles operations, including business strategy & planning, investor relations and finance. A graduate from the Institut Superieur de Gestion in Paris, he is a world traveled business executive with extensive management experience in the luxury goods industry.  Most recently he was the GM and VP of Global Sales for a tableware company, and received the US President E Award for Export. Prior to that he served as Executive Director of the French American Chamber of Commerce in Minneapolis.

Beth Parkhill

Chief Innovation Officer

Beth has 4 decades of innovating in business, social enterprise and social innovation. Her specialties include new product development, marketing, training, career development, fundraising and partnerships. As president of Mentor Planet, she worked with innovative social enterprises to solve complex social problems through her online mentor-matching service. Her recent focus has been on the “longevity economy” and the “longevity dividend.” As President of Parkhill Marketing, her clients included JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo and US Bank.

Kurt Miller

Sales Director

Kurt is our sales lead, focusing on customer acquisition. He brings three decades of problem solving and collaborative sales experience to MO, as well as strong communication and relationship skills. He earned a degree in Marketing and Business from the University of Minnesota Carlson School. He has caught all 5 species of salmon from a riverbank in Alaska. In 2019 Kurt proudly added “Grandpa” to his title.

Anna Phearman

Front End Manager

Anna manages ride operations, MO Drivers relations, and social media outreach for MO. When she joined the Mobility4All team in October, 2019, she brought with her a passion for disability advocacy that stretches back to her middle school years. Anna makes it her personal mission to meet as many dogs as possible! Anna graduated with a degree in Political Science. Previously, she worked for the National Council on Independent Living in Washington, DC. 

Jodie Tanaka

Marketing & Creative

Jodie is a marketing virtuoso and roadie for a heavy metal rock band. She owns and runs Tempo Creative and has serviced notable clients including the Twins, Sun Country and Northwest Airlines, General Mills and MnDOT.  Jodie and John met while serving on the Council of Asian Pacific Minnesotans together over a decade ago. Jodie is a trusted friend, champion of the forgotten, Harley rider, and mother.

Justin Beatty

Business Development

Justin focuses on business development to identify new partners across the Twin Cities and beyond. Growing up in a small southern Minnesota community, he often gave his 85 year old grandfather a ride to work at the local bait shop and saw the value Mobility4All could bring to our senior living communities. He earned his finance degree from Winona State in 2010 before moving to San Francisco for eight years and working across a number of early growth SaaS startups. Justin is a national park enthusiast and believer in transit equity for all.