Supporting Innovation & Economic Development
Staff
James Delattre, Ph.D
Associate Vice President for Research and Director
Jim Pietropaolo
Associate Director
Lee Erickson, Ph.D
Associate Director of Economic Development and Student Programs
Ryan Mandell
Director of the Penn State Innovation Hub Makerspace
Ashley Palmer
Director of Marketing and Communications
Randy Allison
Financial Manager
Katie DeFiore
Digital Communications and Startup Support Specialist
Derek Gross
Program Manager
Jason Huber
Entrepreneurial Cog Coordinator at Happy Valley LaunchBox powered by PNC Bank
Benjamin Nason
Idea Catalyst at Happy Valley LaunchBox powered by PNC Bank
Tony Picardi
Marketing and Communications Specialist
Amy Pollock
Program and Events Manager
Krystle Yarrison
Marketing Strategist