Position: Senior Director, Ventures & Accelerator
Department: WARF Accelerator, WARF Ventures
Credentials: B.S. Chemical Engineering (Pennsylvania State University); M.S.E. Management of Technology (University of Pennsylvania); more than 20 years technology commercialization experience, including leadership positions in Fortune 500, startup and small-cap public companies.
Responsibilities: Identifies early-stage technologies within UW–Madison and WARF’s existing IP portfolio with high potential for commercialization; manages project proposals that seek and/or receive WARF Accelerator funding awards; leads the creation and initial implementation of forward business plans and funding models for WARF Accelerator assets that are top candidates for commercialization; collaborates with UW–Madison researchers and administrators, prospective investors and commercialization partners, WARF trustees and other WARF staff. Assistant: Lori Allen
Phone: 608.960.9849Back to Directory