Degree earned: Professional Evening MBA
Current title/organization: Commercialization Portfolio Manager/RTI International
Why did you choose the NC State Jenkins MBA program for your graduate education?
Local and had technical aspect to it
How did your experience in the program contribute to your professional achievements and successes?
The classes I took piqued my interest in technology commercialization and entrepreneurship.
What did you enjoy most about your time in the Jenkins MBA program?
Learning about new technologies on the horizon and networking opportunities
What do you miss most now that you have graduated?
What are a few of the most impactful classes/lessons you learned during your time at NC State?
Assessing technology for market viability
What are your lasting impressions of the Jenkins MBA program?
Great program that teaches you applicable business skills and not just “management” and skills
Could you give a brief explanation of your current line of work, and what has led you to it?
Technology commercialization – partnership and licensing
What do you believe is your most interesting accomplishment since graduation?
Connect RTI technologies with industry partners
What are your goals and plans for the future?
Join or start a start-up company