Part-Time Faculty in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Associate of Applied Science in Business Management, Macomb Community College
- Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems, Oakland University
- Master of Business Administration, Wayne State University
University of Detroit Mercy, Director, Center for Social Entrepreneurship, Dec 2016 – Present Employment Duration 1 yr 3 mo
Macomb Community College, Director Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Jan 2015 – Apr 2016
Responsible for the launch of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at MCC as well as the launch of the JPMorgan Chase Innovation Fund. This $2.7MM fund supports hi-tech, early stage startups with pre-seed capital of up to $100,000.
TechTown, Managing Director of Place-Based Entrepreneurship, Jun 2013 – Sep 2014
Responsible for TechTown’s place-based work, including SWOT City and the Blocks Retail Boot Camp for aspiring retail entrepreneurs.
TechTown, Entrepreneurial Champion, Oct 2010 – Jun 2013
Worked with hundreds of entrepreneurs, assisted with the launch of multiple Detroit startups and helped to raise more than $3 million in investment for clients.
Wayne State University, Technology Commercialization Fellow, Sep 2009 – Oct 2010
Head of Business Development at hi-tech startup NextCAT