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Executive Leadership

Paul Krutko

President and CEO

Phil Santer

Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff

Bill Mayer

Senior Vice President, Entrepreneurial Services

Jenn Hayman

Senior Vice President, Marketing, Communications & Events

Skip Simms

Vice President

Mike Flanagan

Vice President, Capital Programs

Kirsten Lyman

Director of Investor Relations

Business Development

Phil Santer

Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff

Jennifer Olmstead

Director, Business Development

Melissa Sheldon

Director of Research

Marcia Gebarowski

Director, Business Development Livingston County

Denise Murray

Economic Development Coordinator & Marketing Specialist, Brighton

Nicholas Joblonski

Livingston County Business Development Manager

Tami Salisbury

Development Associate, Livingston County

Entrepreneurial Services

Bill Mayer

Senior Vice President, Entrepreneurial Services

Margarita Hernandez

Vice President, Entrepreneurial Services

Komal Doshi

Director, Mobility Programs

Kristine Nash-Wong

Director of Entrepreneurial Services – SPARK East

Alison Petersen

Mobility Specialist

Jose Figueroa

Entrepreneurial Marketing Communications Specialist and Account Manager

Ben Ernst

Michigan STEM Forward Program Manager

Lauren de Vries

Data Analyst

Charlotte Dillard

Coordinator, SPARK Central Incubator

Capital Programs

Skip Simms

Vice President

Mike Flanagan

Vice President, Capital Programs

Marketing, Communications & Events

Jenn Hayman

Senior Vice President, Marketing, Communications & Events

Laura Berarducci

Director, Marketing and Communications

Kristine Nash-Wong

Director of Entrepreneurial Services – SPARK East

Vicki Joling

Director, a2Tech360

Lindsay Thomas

Associate Marketing Director

Joshua Thompson

Digital Marketing and Graphic Design Manager

Carly Toaz

Events Manager

Jose Figueroa

Entrepreneurial Marketing Communications Specialist and Account Manager

Administrative

Kirsten Lyman

Director of Investor Relations

Erin Wiley

Executive Assistant

Lisa Bies

Staff Accountant

Johnathon Crace

Accounting Operations Support

Kailee Moretto

Front Desk Administrator

Michigan STEM Forward

Nicholas Joblonski

Livingston County Business Development Manager

Ben Ernst

Michigan STEM Forward Program Manager

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