Advisors

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Advisors

Bob Beaury Interim Director, Penn State Univeristy Engineering Entrepreneurship Minor & Senior Partner, Xsalta Mental Health
Sven Bilen Professor of Electrical Engineering, Penn State
Rose Cameron Founder & Principal, R Cameron Consulting
James Delattre Assistant Vice President for Research & Director of Entrepreneurship & Commercialization, Penn State
Nena Ellis Invent Penn State, Director, Marketing & Communications, Penn State
Todd Erdley President & CEO, Videon Central
Linda Feltman Coordinator, Penn State Global Entrepreneurship Week and Student Entrepreneurship Business Consultant
Jeff Fortin Associate VP of Research, Penn State
Andy Gustafson Assistant Professor, Penn State
Tim Kerchinski Team Lead for Innovation, PennTAP
Liz Kisenwether Start-up mentor and STEM advocate
Frank Koe Associate Professor, School of Engineering, Penn State
Peter Linder Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Penn State
John Meier Science Librarian, Penn State
David Norloff Senior Lecturer, Penn State
Herbert Reininger Creative Director, Penn State University, Outreach
Matt Rhodes Managing Partner, 1855 Capital
Jen Riden Small Business Consultant, Penn State
Gene Riechers Advisor, 1855 Capital
Jeff Rimland Instructor & Research Associate, Penn State
Dan Rowland Owner, Rowland Creative
Paul Sciabica Managing Director, 1855 Capital
Tom Sharbaugh Director, Entrepreneur Assistance Clinic, Penn State
Tim Simpson Paul Morrow Professor of Engineering Design and Manufacturing, Penn State
Meg Small Director of Social Innovation, Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, Penn State University
Steve VerSteeg Partner, Patterson & Sheridan LLP
John Vidmar Retired Director, Ben Franklin Technology Partners
Tommy Wang CEO & Co-founder, Classroom Salon, Inc.
Rick Weyer Instructor in Entrepreneurship, Penn State
Scott Woods President, West Arete

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