Venture Partner

Frank Mendicino II has 36 years experience investing on behalf of limited partners, the last 25 as General Partner of Woodside Funds I, II and III and Access Venture Partners.

Prior to joining in the formation of Woodside Fund he practiced law and served terms in the Wyoming House of Representative and as Wyoming Attorney General. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the University of Wyoming Foundation, former board member of the Western Research Institute, a member of Wyoming Business Council and the University of Wyoming College of Business Advisory Council and until its acquisition by Harris Communications, served on the Board of Directors of Stratex Networks (STXN – NASDAQ), a public company. He has also served on the boards of directors of over 25 private companies.

Frank earned a B.S. degree in Business Administration and a law degree, with honors, both from the University of Wyoming. In 2005 the University of Wyoming awarded Frank an Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree. Frank is located in Denver, Colorado.