TEAM

 Amy Whitney is an experienced educator and facilitator of entrepreneurial education and creative problem solving frameworks. Her vision is to have the CFI be recognized as a leader in innovation for the region.

 

 

 



(701) 777-6987 amy.w@innovators.net

AMY WHITNEY

 Director

Travis's responsibility is management of the Center's technology infrastructure and the operations of the building. He is also the lead of incubator management and has been with the Center since 2008.

 

 

(701) 738-2424 travis@innovators.net

TRAVIS FRETHEIM

Technology/ Operations

Della has been the grant writer for the Center for Innovation and the College of Business and Public Administration since 1999. She also has a great talent for finding them. In addition, Della provides grant writing services for our entrepreneur clients.

 

 

(701) 777-3795   della@innovators.net

DELLA KAPOCIUS

Associate Director

Greg is a Grand Forks native and our angel fund specialist. He's also a current general partner of the 701 Angel Fund, LP. With previous experience as the President of DVG, and a Bachelor's in Entrepreneurship and a Master's in Business Administration, Greg is both creative and highly experienced.

(701) 777-3281 greg@innovators.net

GREG SYRUP

Entrepreneur Consultant

CELIA ROSENCRANS

Office Manager

Renee is a Commercialization Specialist and project manager for the University Center Autonomous Systems Innovation program. Renee brings years of business experience and is well known for creating and delivering innovative business solutions, marketing and sales strategies, customer experience, and change management. Her forward thinking problem-solving skills and flexibility ground her entrepreneurial spirit.

(701) 777-6860

renee.s@innovators.net

RENEE SHELTON

Commercialization Specialist

Tyler is the SBIR/STTR director for the center. His primary focus is outreach and aligning SBIR applicants to funding topics. He is also a consultant for the Innovate ND program and the coach of Mueller interns. Tyler is a graduate of the Defense Information School and has worked in public affairs for both the ND Army and Air Nation Guard. He is also the owner of Lone Tree Outfitters.

(701) 777-6734 tyler.s@innovators.net

TYLER SLETTEN

SBIR/STTR Director

THE PEOPLE MAKE THE CENTER

The UND Center for Innovation's team is dedicated to provide assistance to innovators,

entrepreneurs, and researchers to launch new ventures, commercialize new technologies, and

secure access to capital from private and public sources. Hover over each pictures to learn more.

4200 James Ray Dr.

Grand Forks ND 58202

The United States

+1 (701) 777-3132

info@innovators.net

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