Meet The Team

The ARTiFACTS team brings a unique combination of vision, passion and experience

Vision to understand solutions exist to remove the artificial constraints that delay and block access to scientific discoveries.

Passion to empower researchers from all disciplines to share their creative works sooner, to receive recognition advancing their scholarship, and accelerate the socio-economic benefits society gains from world-class scientific research.

Experience necessary to bring meaningful and sustainable change to how science is communicated.

The ARTiFACTS team has deep industry and operating experience

Dave Kochalko

Co-Founder & CEO

30+ years building technology and information science businesses, Co-Founder ORCID

Aleksey Novikov

Tech Lead

Olena Ponomarova

Business analyst

Jane Dmytrenko

Web / Creative Lead

Alex Kurilov

Project Manager

Vladlena Myronova

Project Manager

Emma Boswood



Mike Boswood

Former CEO, Truven Health Analytics

Dr. Marya Lieberman

Prof. of Analytical Chemistry, University of Notre Dame

George Moore

Chief Technical Officer, Signant Health