Meet our Professional Team

Moving Technology from Minds to Markets

Leadership

Will Swearingen, PhD

Will Swearingen, PhD

Executive Director

Brett Cusker, Col (ret) USAF

Brett Cusker, Col (ret) USAF

Associate Director

Daniel Juliano, PhD

Daniel Juliano, PhD

Associate Director

DoD Licensing

Gary Bloomer, CLP

Gary Bloomer, CLP

Marti Elder, CLP

Marti Elder, CLP

Quinton King, PhD, CLP

Quinton King, PhD, CLP

Austin Leach, PhD, CLP

Austin Leach, PhD, CLP

Technology Marketing Lead

Brian Metzger, PhD, CLP

Brian Metzger, PhD, CLP

Darin Oelkers, CLP

Darin Oelkers, CLP

Sean Patten, CLP

Sean Patten, CLP

Dan Swanson, CLP

Dan Swanson, CLP

Licensing Lead

Joan Wu-Singel, CLP

Joan Wu-Singel, CLP

Chief Technology Scout

Economic Impact Studies

Ray Friesenhahn, CLP

Ray Friesenhahn, CLP

Christie Bell, CLP

Christie Bell, CLP

Juliane Bergmann

Juliane Bergmann

Naomi Engelman

Naomi Engelman

Joe Hutton

Joe Hutton

Jessica Kaplan

Jessica Kaplan

Chris Mehus

Chris Mehus

Kari Oelkers

Kari Oelkers

Ann Peterson

Ann Peterson

Jeff Peterson

Jeff Peterson

Michael Wallner

Michael Wallner

Jim Wasson, PhD

Jim Wasson, PhD

Innovation Discovery

Michael Reilly, PhD

Michael Reilly, PhD

Lead Facilitator

Quinton King, PhD, CLP

Quinton King, PhD, CLP

Brian Metzger, PhD, CLP

Brian Metzger, PhD, CLP

Darin Oelkers, CLP

Darin Oelkers, CLP

Operations

Jeanne Wilkinson, CPA

Jeanne Wilkinson, CPA

Fiscal Manager

Chandra Morris, APR

Chandra Morris, APR

Communications Director

Troy Carter

Troy Carter

Multimedia Projects Manager

Allen Jones

Allen Jones

Communications Director, Defense Projects

Lanette Dowd

Lanette Dowd

Administrative Associate

Chris Huvaere

Chris Huvaere

Data Systems Manager

Laci McDowell

Laci McDowell

Digital Marketing Manager

Rollie Goodman

Rollie Goodman

Computer Systems Analyst

Matt Rognlie

Matt Rognlie

Senior Project Manager

Yvonne Rudman

Yvonne Rudman

Industry Liaison

Bonnie Zulauf

Bonnie Zulauf

Accounting Associate