Mindy brings a successful track record of executive leadership, business development, and technology commercialization to her role as the Senior Director, Corporate Relations and Strategic Projects at Case Western Reserve University. Throughout her 30+ year career, she has held various leadership roles in Marketing, Sales and Manufacturing across a wide variety of business landscapes including emerging markets. She came to CWRU seven years ago as the Commercialization Manager for the Great Lakes Energy Institute. She worked collaboratively with Faculty, students and staff to advance a variety of energy technology projects towards commercialization. Most recently, Mindy was the Executive Director for the The Institute for Management and Engineering, a graduate degree program jointly managed by Case School of Engineering and the Weatherhead School of Management.
She describes herself as highly curious, strategic and energetic; strengths ideally suited to developing high performance partnerships. Mindy holds a B.A. in Computer Science from Smith College and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business.