Steering Committee

 

The steering committee for the ACC InVenture Prize is made up of representatives from the fifteen member institutions of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The goal of the steering committee was to form a competition that showcased our most promising undergraduate student inventors and entrepreneurs.

Ken Baldauf

Florida State University
Director of the FSU Innovation Hub
Ken Baldauf
Ken Baldauf

Suzanne Bergmeister

University of Louisville
Entrepreneur-in-Residence
Assistant Director, Forcht Entrepreneurship Center
Suzanne Bergmeister
Suzanne Bergmeister

Keith Bonin

Wake Forest University
Associate Provost for Research
Keith Bonin
Keith Bonin

Brian Breslin

University of Miami
Director, Launch Pad
Brian Breslin
Brian Breslin

Bernie Carlson

University of Virginia
Chair Engineering & Society, UVA’s School of Engineering & Applied Science
Bernie Carlson
Bernie Carlson

Babs Carryer

University of Pittsburgh
Director of Education and Outreach, Innovation Institute
Babs Carryer
Babs Carryer

Judith Cone

University of North Carolina
Special Assistant to the Chancellor for Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Judith Cone
Judith Cone

Linda Dickerson Hartsock

Syracuse University
Executive Director, Blackston Launchpad
Linda Dickerson Hartsock
Linda Dickerson Hartsock

Britain Dwyre Riley

Florida State University
Faculty, Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship
Britain Dwyre Riley
Britain Dwyre Riley

R. P. Garrett

University of Louisville
Director, Forcht Entrepreneurship Center;
Chair, Department of Entrepreneurship;
Chair, Department of Management
R. P. Garrett
R. P. Garrett

Kelsey Kinton

Boston College
Assistant Director, Edmund H. Shea Jr. Center for Entrepreneurship
Kelsey Kinton
Kelsey Kinton

Derick Maggard

Virginia Tech
Executive Director, Apex Systems Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Derick Maggard
Derick Maggard

Thomas Miller

North Carolina State University
Senior Vice Provost for Academic Outreach and Entrepreneurship
Thomas Miller
Thomas Miller

Samantha Palmer Shields

University of Miami
Senior Program Manager, The Launch Pad
Samantha Palmer Shields
Samantha Palmer Shields

David Quigley

Boston College
Provost; Dean of Faculties, ACC
David Quigley
David Quigley

David Quigley

Boston College
Provost; Dean of Faculties, ACC
David Quigley
David Quigley

Christopher Reaves

Georgia Tech
Director, Undergraduate Research & Student Innovation
Christopher Reaves
Christopher Reaves

Recha Reid

Georgia Tech
Program and Operations Manager
Recha Reid
Recha Reid

Patty Reinhardt

University of Notre Dame
Program Manager of Student Entrepreneurship, IDEA Center
Patty Reinhardt
Patty Reinhardt

Howie Rhee

Duke University
Managing Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Howie Rhee
Howie Rhee

Rhonda Schuldt

University of Pittsburgh
Entrepreneur-in-Residence
Rhonda Schuldt
Rhonda Schuldt

David Seaman

Syracuse University
Dean of Libraries and University Librarian
David Seaman
David Seaman

Karen Slaggert

University of Notre Dame
Director of Student Entrepreneurship, IDEA Center
Karen Slaggert
Karen Slaggert

Monica Smith

North Carolina State University
Marketing and Community Development Manager
Monica Smith
Monica Smith

Sheryl Waddell

University of North Carolina
Program Director, Innovate Carolina Global Network
Sheryl Waddell
Sheryl Waddell

Kimi Yingling

University of North Carolina
Program Assistant, Innovate Carolina Global Network
Kimi Yingling
Kimi Yingling