University of Minnesota
Office for Technology Commercialization
http://www.research.umn.edu/techcomm
612-624-0550

 

Office for Technology Commercialization homeOTC

About OTC

Staff Directory

Staff Working

We understand each person has specific needs. To best respond to those needs, we are organized into industry groups, ensuring we have the right knowledge and experience at the table. Click on the links below to get contact information and to learn more about our expert staff.


 

Agriculture & Horticulture

Jay Schrankler
Executive Director
Doug Johnson
Director

Engineering & Physical Sciences

Leza Besemann
Technology Strategy Manager
Eric Hockert
Technology Marketing Manager
Eric Olson
Technology Strategy Manager
Dale Nugent
Technology Marketing Manager

Life Sciences

Reggie Bowerman
Associate Director
Kevin Anderson
Technology Marketing Manager
Rebecca Gerber
Technology Marketing Manager
Anne Hall
Technology Strategy Manager
Karen Kaehler
Technology Strategy Manager
Chad Kieper
Technology Strategy Manager
Karen Ohlfest
Technology Strategy Manager
Rajesh Udupa
Technology Marketing Manager
James Woodman
Technology Marketing Manager

 


Software & Information Technology

Rick Huebsch
Associate Director
Chris Ghere
Technology Strategy Manager
Andrew Morrow
Technology Marketing Manager

Venture Center

Russ Straate
Associate Director
Justin Porter
Senior Associate

Strategic Account Management & Compliance

Anna McDonagh
Assistant Contracts Manager

Administrative Staff

Johanna Casas-Forero
Associate Director
Corrie Burns
Senior Accountant
Inés Lochart
Finance Manager
Katherine Hayden
Executive Office & Administrative Specialist
Laurel Corgard
Principal Secretary
Luba Anderson
Royalty Accountant
Resa Gilats
Executive Office & Administrative Specialist
Sharyl Stuber
Royalty Accountant


More Information

Location & Directions

McNamara Alumni Center

We are conveniently located in the McNamara Alumni Center on the East Bank of the Twin Cities campus.

 

Address:
280 McNamara Alumni Center
200 Oak Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

General: 612.624.0550
Email: umotc@umn.edu


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