Meet the Team


Lee A. Schneider

Lee A. Schneider
Co-founder

M. Raleigh Harbour

M. Raleigh Harbour
Co-founder

Samuel E. Proctor

Samuel E. Proctor
Co-founder

Sean McGoldrick

Sean McGoldrick
Co-founder

Dan Jones

Dan Jones
Strategic Advisory Manager

Cathy Yoon

Cathy Yoon
General Counsel


Lee A. Schneider is co-founder of Genesis Block and a recognized legal expert in the field of blockchain and cryptocurrency. Lee is the former head of FinTech and broker-dealer practices at two international law firms, where he focused on regulatory and transactional work for blockchain, FinTech and broker-dealer clients on a global basis. Lee is a frequent speaker on blockchain, cryptocurrency and FinTech at international forums, and co-hosts Appetite for Disruption, a bi-weekly podcast that discusses the FinTech industry with leading participants and thinkers. LinkedIn

M. Raleigh Harbour, co-founder of Genesis Block, is a strategy-minded technology executive with an accomplished entrepreneurial track record of top-notch leadership and business execution. Raleigh is an active advisor in blockchain projects, emerging technology and high growth businesses, and has a strong background in leveraging innovative programs and organizational discipline to accelerate revenue growth and profitability. LinkedIn

Samuel E. Proctor is co-founder of Genesis Block and an expert on the structure of financial systems and the regulation of blockchain technology. Prior to Genesis Block, he was an attorney at Debevoise & Plimpton, one of the leading blockchain and cryptocurrency-focused law practices in the U.S., where he focused his practice on complex regulatory and transactional issues impacting financial institutions. LinkedIn

Sean McGoldrick co-founded Genesis Block after a 30-year career that spans Wall Street, the music industry and real estate investment. Sean serves as Genesis Block’s chief operating officer and brings to blockchain projects a mix of expertise that covers finance, investment, entrepreneurship and start-ups. LinkedIn

Dan Jones is a strategic advisory manager at Genesis Block. After practicing law for several years, Dan moved to the consulting world with a focus on project management, technical optimization and process improvement within large healthcare organizations. Dan’s interest in blockchain, particularly the Ethereum platform, led him to Genesis Block, where he brings a unique combination of legal and business expertise to blockchain projects. LinkedIn

Cathy Yoon is general counsel and a strategic advisory manager at Genesis Block. Cathy has over ten years of experience both in-house and in private practice focusing on M&A, strategic initiatives and FinTech investments. At Genesis Block, Cathy leverages her extensive experience guiding founding teams, emerging companies and corporate clients to optimize ICO execution by structuring deals, managing projects, navigating complex legal issues, and assisting with fundraising and marketing strategy. LinkedIn