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Mentors

Please refer to the GUIDELINES for mentors

Scott Allen, Co-Founder and Vice President for Catalyst Development, Novomer (and Cornell alum)

Bob Balk, Entrepreneur-in-Residence at High Tech Rochester and paralympian medalist

Cameron Bardliving, Lecturer, Keck Graduate Institute and Director of PhD Programs in Bioprocessing (NSF I-CORPS, Agave BioSystems)

Mindy Bickel, Innovation and Outreach Coordinator for the NY Region, United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Hayden Brainard, Partner, Miller Meyer Attorneys at Law

Cherié Butts, Associate Director, Immunology, Biogen

Randolph Clower, Patent/IP Attorney, Phillips Lytle LLP

Al DiRienzo, Executive Director of the Biomedical Institute of the Americas

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute mentors in virtual residence

Matthew Einsohn, entrepreneur, finder of funding, and coach for telling your story

Adam Fisher, Chemical Engineer (Science & Research staff), Office of Pharmaceutical Quality, FDA (Co-Founder, Glycobia; Cornell alum)

Dan Frank, Senior Sales Representative, VWR International

Greg Galvin, CEO & Chairman, Rheonix (and Cornell alum)

Yue Geng, Business Development Manager at InSphero (and Cornell alum)

William Greener, Partner, Bond Schoeneck & King

George Grills, Director of Advanced Technology Assessment and Director of Operations of Core Facilities, Biotechnology Resource Center, Cornell University

Michelle Haven, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Zoetis

Bethany Hills, Member, Health Law Practice at Mintz Levin

John Jaquette, retired, former Director of Entrepreneurship@Cornell

Rami Katz, Chief Operations Officer, Excell Partners, Inc.

Karen Kindle, Vice President, Research, Boyce Thompson Institute

Debra Moesch, Program Director, Entrepreneurship@Cornell Internship Program

John Nesheim, Visiting Lecturer, Johnson School of Management, Cornell University

Bobby Nijar, Chief Business Officer at Advirna

John Parker, Associate Professor of Virology, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine

Michael Roach, Assistant Professor, Dyson School

Gabriel Rodríguez-Calero, Postdoctoral Associate Chemistry & Chemical Biology

Jocelyn Rose, Director, Institute of Biotechnology, Cornell University

George Schneider, Lecturer of Management, Johnson School of Management, Cornell University

Anne Schneiderman, Member of the firm, Intellectual Property Practice Group, Co-Leader, Nanotechnology Industry Team, Harris Beach PLLC

Zach Shulman, Director, Entrepreneurship@Cornell

Wes Sine, Faculty Director, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute, Associate Professor of Management and Organizations, Johnson School of Management, Cornell University

Oded Spindel, Vice President at Rodman & Renshaw (a unit of H.C. Wainwright & Co. LLC) in NYC

Richard von Stein, Associate Principal Scientist, L'Oréal product safety; formerly at Avon

Women in Entrepreneurship Mentor Network