EIRs and Translational Officers

This committee of non-curricular entrepreneurship programs was assembled by the Veale Institute and is committed to working together to keep the ecosystem at CWRU informed on entrepreneurial successes, events and updates across campus. This committee meets once a month to provide updates and collaborate on ideas to help advance entrepreneurship at CWRU.

Al Green
Albert Green

axg1108@case.edu
Material science, physics, and engineering

Zach Fleitman
Zach Fleitman

zxf164@case.edu
Startup finance, investments

Allison Girvin
Allison Girvin

aeg97@case.edu
Broadcasting, digital media, public relations, and communications

Arjun Krishnan
Arjun Krishnan

akrish12@gmail.com
Healthcare, operations, and business development

Gavi Begtrup
Gavi Begtrup

gxb246@case.edu
Medical devices, research commercialization, and science and tech policy

Amit Mulgaonkar
Amit Mulgaonkar

axm1530@case.edu
Bioengineering, robotics, and therapeutics

Starlyn Priest
Starlyn Priest

shp51@case.edu
Legal and intellectual property

Matt McBride
Matt McBride

mxm1387@case.edu
Healthcare innovation, early-stage technology, IP strategy formulation, and product development

Sam Gerace
Sam Gerace

sxg1048@case.edu
Value proposition, business models, and customer discovery

Susan Luria
Susan Luria

sxl295@case.edu
Early stage venture formation, team development, resource development
 

Neil Friery
Neil Friery

nxf133@case.edu
Medical devices and orthopedics–sales channel development and go-to market strategies, mergers and Acquisitions, business models/valuation, corporate finance/budgeting/forecasting and organizational culture

Neema Mayhugh
Neema Mayhugh

Biotech, commercialization, licenses, business development, IP

Sue Tyler
Sue Tyler

sxt690@case.edu
Healthcare finance, business strategy & revenue model, operations

Steve Weitzner
Steve Weitzner

sxw999@case.edu
Entrepreneurship, operations, business philosophies, negotiation, entity structures, team building, leadership, business development, change management

Carolyn Casterton
Carolyn Casterton

cxc1141@case.edu
Health Tech/Digital Health, Healthcare