Columbia University

Technology Ventures

Meet Our Team

Management

Orin Herskowitz

Executive Director, Sr. VP for Applied Innovation and Industry Partnerships

Ofra Weinberger

Director of Licensing & Associate VP, IP & Tech Transfer

Liz Beerman

Director, Contracts & Compliance

Tony Cerone

Asst. VP & Senior Director, Finance & Administration

Scot Hamilton

Asst. VP & Senior Director, Compliance & Contracts

Dmytro Pokhylko

Director, Lab-to-Market Accelerator Network

Licensing

Ofra Weinberger

Director of Licensing & Associate VP, IP & Tech Transfer

Jerry Kokoshka

Senior Technology Licensing Officer

Maria Rahmany

Associate Director, Business Development and Portfolio Management

Greg Maskel

Senior Technology Licensing Officer

Joan Martinez

Senior Technology Licensing Officer

Dovina Qu

Technology Licensing Officer

Mitchell Fullerton

Alliance Manager

Kristin Neuman

Senior Technology Licensing Officer

Cindy Lang

Senior Technology Licensing Officer

Sara Gusik

Senior Technology Licensing Officer

Beth Kauderer

Senior Technology Licensing Officer

Sherry Bermeo

Business Development Associate

Ikenna Ekelem

Business Development Associate

Contracts

Scot Hamilton

Asst. VP & Senior Director, Compliance & Contracts

Sharan Kaur

Senior Contracts Officer

Laura Mattlin

Senior Contracts Officer

Steve Trost

Contracts Consultant

David Goldsheft

Senior Contracts Officer

Laura Amos

Contracts Consultant

Tony Tsang

Senior Contracts Officer

Christine Johnson

Senior Contracts Officer

Liz Beerman

Director, Contracts & Compliance

Finance & Administration

Tony Cerone

Asst. VP & Senior Director, Finance & Administration

Amy Bechelli

Data Manager

Tim Riley

Assistant Director, Finance

Brad Crutchfield

Senior Accounts Payable Analyst

Ismaila Fall

Director, Information Technology

Amilda Agosto

Administrative Assistant

Andrea Beharry

Associate Director, Finance & Administration

Marques Owens

Business Manager, Accounts Receivable

Rachel Kamerman

Senior Distributions Analyst

Sonia Blunte

Administrative Assistant

Han Michael Chen

Sr. Analyst, Accounts Receivable

Majd Shammout

A/R Analyst

Tuan Chen

A/P Analyst

Compliance

Liz Beerman

Director, Contracts & Compliance

Belinda Marrell

Senior Compliance Analyst

Brady Butterfield

Senior Portfolio Analyst

Anna Froneberger

Compliance Analyst

Emil Fernandez

Compliance Analyst

Marketing

Connolly Jurkiewicz

Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications

Lab-to-Market Accelerator Initiatives

Tim Hoffman

Assistant Director, NYS Cleantech Venture Exchange/NYSERDA Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (NEIR)

Daniel Goetzel

Executive Director, Inventors to Founders, Cyber NYC/Industry Relations

Carter Schmitt

Program Administrator, Lab-to-Market (L2M)

Caitlin Zubrowski

Upstate NYSERDA Entrepreneurs-in-Residence Program Manager

Jack Steele

Program Manager, Lab-to-Market (L2M)

Marcus Webb

Program Manager, Entrepreneurship

Jim Aloise

Executive Director & Principal Investigator, NYSERDA EIR (NEIR)

Dmytro Pokhylko

Director, Lab-to-Market Accelerator Network

Industry Relations

Gwen Nero

Industry Relations Deputy Director

Amelia Pacht

Industry Relations Coordinator

Emily Hostage

Director, Industry Relations

Summer Hagelin

Industry Relations Project Manager

Dalton Lee

Industry Relations Project Manager

Kyra Smith

Alliance Administrator