Meet the Team

Faculty Advisors

  • Valerie Kijewski, Ph.D.

    Valerie Kijewski, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Strategy formulation and implementation

  • Scott Latham, Ph.D.

    Scott Latham, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Strategic planning, Organizational turnaround, Business start up development

  • Tom O'Donnell

    Tom O'Donnell

    Visiting Professor, Director

    Entrepreneurship, new venture creation, innovation strategy, corporate venturing, business development


  • Nancy Saucier

    Nancy Saucier

    Director, New Venture Development

    Innovation community and program management, startup marketing, research and communications, operations management, startup fundraising, venture capital

  • Diana L. Locey

    Diana L. Locey

    Administrative Assistant

    Notary public


  • Srini Balasubramanian

    Srini Balasubramanian

    Director of Reliability, Co-founder at Konarka Technologies, Inc.

  • Abby Fichtner

    Abby Fichtner

    Hacker in Residence, Harvard Innovation Lab; Founder of Hack Boston

  • Trish Fleming

    Trish Fleming

    Principal, Giosta Associates

    Mentor Program Manager, North Shore InnoVentures; Mentor, MIT VMS, BU Kindle, Merrimack Valley Sandbox