Dr. John Elstrott serves as Operating Advisor at Pulse Equity Partners. Dr. Elstrott co-founded and served as Chairman at MicroBiome Therapeutics. He served as Board Member at Sambazon. Dr. Elstrott is an Emeritus Professor of Entrepreneurship and the founding director of the Levy-Rosenblum Institute for Entrepreneurship at Tulane University's Freeman School of Business, which he started in 1991. Dr. Elstrott served as a director and member of the audit, compensation and nominating and governance committees of the board of directors of Stewart Enterprises, Inc. from April 2011 to December 2013. He serves as Board Member at Good2Go and Concentric. Dr. Elstrott serves as Board Member at Traditional Medicinals. He holds a doctorate in economics from the University of Colorado Boulder, and master's and bachelor's degrees in economics from Louisiana State University.