Exhibit 99.5


Consent to be Named as a Director Nominee


In connection with the filing by ShoulderUp Technology Acquisition Corp. of the Registration Statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), I hereby consent, pursuant to Rule 438 of the Securities Act, to being named as a nominee to the board of directors of ShoulderUp Technology Acquisition Corp. in the Registration Statement and any and all amendments and supplements thereto. I also consent to the filing of this consent as an exhibit to such Registration Statement and any amendments thereto.


Dated: September 7, 2021


  Lauren C. Anderson
  /s/ Lauren C. Anderson