Staff Directory

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Chief Innovation and Corporate Partnerships Officer

Fred Farina

Administrative Support:
Stephanie Fry

Entrepreneur in Residence

photo of Alice JacobsAlice Jacobs
Entrepreneur in Residence

Licensing, Entrepreneurship, Corporate Partnerships

photo of Case CorteseCase Cortese
Director for Innovation, New Ventures & Entrepreneurship
Hannah Dvorak Carbone
Director for Innovation, Patents & Licensing
Mary Beth Campbell
Director for Corporate Partnerships
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Licensing Associate
Jennifer Shockro
Assistant Director for Technology Transfer
John Kastanas
Associate Director for Corporate Partnerships
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Licensing Associate
John Nagarah
Licensing Associate
Maral Gharib
Corporate Partnerships Officer

Steve Chapman
Licensing Asscoiate


Daniel Broderick
Program Manager, JPL Commercial Programs Office
Palas Policroniades Borraz
Corporate Partnerships Officer

Operations and Administration

Melinda Bakarbessy
Manager, Patents & Licensing Administration
Becky Hernandez
Manager, Patents & Compliance Administration

Deborah Lewis 
Senior Administrative Coordinator, Patents & Licensing

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Stephanie Fry 
Senior Administrative Coordinator,
Assistant to Fred Farina
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Administrative Assistant

Gloria Adams 
Senior Administrative Coordinator, Corporate Partnerships & Events

Emmanuel Medina 
Administrative Aide
Kimberly Bowman 
Senior Administrative Coordinator, Patents & Compliance

Finance Manager

photo of Lawrence IngallsLawrence Ingalls     

Founding Director, Office of Technology Transfer

Lawrence Gilbert