Staff

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UW–Madison’s Discovery to Product is staffed by a dedicated team of professionals who work to foster innovation on campus and provide mentorship, education, and guidance to support UW–Madison’s growing community of entrepreneurs and inventors.

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Innovation & Commercialization Specialists

Amar Anumakonda, PhD

Position title: Engineering

Email: amar.anumakonda@wisc.edu

Aimee Arnoldussen, PhD

Position title: Healthcare, Life Sciences, and Social Sciences

Email: aimee.arnoldussen@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-4199

Abram Becker

Position title: Life Sciences

Email: abram.becker@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 515-8398

Cecily Brose

Position title: Food and Nutritional Sciences

Email: cecily.brose@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-2885

David Ertl

Position title: Information Technology

Email: david.ertl@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 772-8990

Leadership & Support Staff

Andrew Richards

Position title: Director

Email: andrew.richards@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-0860

Mary Carbine

Position title: Project Administrator

Email: mary.carbine@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 262-5310

Jesse Lynch

Position title: Department Administrator

Email: jesse.lynch@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 890-0904

Kevin Kiley

Position title: Strategic Communications Manager

Email: kevin.kiley@wisc.edu