The Rise Solutions Team is based in Fairhope, Alabama with representatives in Tuscaloosa and Auburn.
Carter is a Fairhope, Alabama native who resides in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Through high school, and in between lacrosse games, Carter worked at The Grand Hotel in Pt. Clear, Alabama in the Recreation Department. He recently spent a year in Jackson Hole, Wyoming working at the highly regarded Shooting Star in Teton Village. Carter is currently a student at the University of Alabama studying Business Management with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. He is an active member of Delta Kappa Epsilon.
Charles is a Fairhope, Alabama native who resides in Auburn, Alabama. Charles is currently a student at Auburn University studying Biomedical Sciences with a minor in General Business. He is the Inter-Fraternity Council Delegate for his fraternity, Sigma Nu, in which he also serves on the Finance and Rush committees. Charles is involved in Onward Campus Ministries and serves on the Committee for Auburn’s Beat Bama Food Drive.
Christopher St. Pierre has twenty-plus years of healthcare and biomedical venture experience. Mr. St. Pierre is the
Managing Director of Renatus Partners, LLC, which consults and invests in the development of ventures that drive
innovative and outcome-focused solutions in healthcare, biomedical, and technology sectors.
Mr. St. Pierre has extensive experience in venture-backed biomedical device, genetic and molecular diagnostic
laboratory, and healthcare-focused venture development and commercialization, from sales and marketing
leadership to venture funding raises to clinical study oversight in U.S. and Germany. He is a Partner in BHEAMED (BlackHawk Medical), parent company of EAGLE AMERICAN GLOVE Co. He is the Co-Founder of Resolve Molecular Diagnostics and Resolve Health, an Advisory Board Member of Falcão Glas, and is on the Advisory Board of healthcare SAAS company, Memoro. He also serves as a Mentor for the Real Advice Mentoring Program (RAMP) for the University of South Alabama’s Office of Research Innovation.
Mr. St. Pierre studied Microbiology at Louisiana State University and earned a Bachelor of Science in
Cardiopulmonary Sciences from Louisiana State University Medical Center, Health Sciences Center – New Orleans,
followed by earning a Master of Business Administration from Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business in
New Orleans, Louisiana. He later completed the Emory University School of Medicine / Georgia Institute of
Technology Mini-Med School Continuing Education program for Bio-Medical Science and Engineering. He and his
wife, Catherine, reside in Fairhope, Alabama with their three sons.