behind pronghorn

our team

Pronghorn is a standalone business led by a world-class management team with decades of experience in the beverage alcohol industry. Its business and executive team run Pronghorn's day-to-day operations.

Marilyn Van Alstyne

Head of People & Culture

Conley Fitzpatrick

Head of Marketing

Malcolm Ellis

Head of Community & Partnerships

Steven Brown

VP, Commercial Finance

Tiffany Gooden

VP, Talent & Bridge Building

Lanett Austin

Director of Community Managements & Programs

Connor McKenna

Portfolio Director

Kevin Gough

Marketing & Rising Herd

Shenequa Bucknor

Portfolio Manager

DonnaMarie Llewellyn

Portfolio Project Manager

Taylor Reed

Program Operations Manager

Lulu Louizaire

Marketing Coordinator

Toni Fletcher


Ursula Dunn

Supply Chain Consultant

Travis McMichael III

Marketing Consultant

April Robinson

Chief of Staff to CEO

Donelle Hunter

Executive Assistant

OUr founders

Pronghorn was conceived in 2020 and launched in 2022 by co-founders and spirits industry veterans Dia Simms, Erin Harris, and Dan Sanborn.

Dia Simms

Dan Sanborn

Erin Harris