OEIP Staff


Julius N. Korley

Associate Vice President, OEIP

Dr. Julius N. Korley is a businessperson, entrepreneur and scientist with expertise in several areas of biotechnology, including biomaterials, drugs, drug-delivery systems and medical device development. Presently, Dr. Korley is the Associate Vice President for the Office of Economic Innovation & Partnerships (OEIP) at the University of Delaware. He also holds a secondary appointment as an associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. The mission of OEIP is to promote and facilitate the commercialization of University of Delaware technologies for the benefit of the public and the university. Previously, Dr. Korley was the Director of Entrepreneurship and Strategic Partnerships for the College of Engineering (COE) at the University of Delaware. In this role, Dr. Korley was responsible for driving commercialization by helping COE faculty, postdocs and students develop their technologies and connecting them to the startup and industry communities. Korley is also National faculty for I-Corps at NIH and Co-Director of the NSF I-Corps Northeast Hub.

J. Michael Bowman

Associate Director, OEIP
and State Director, SBDC

Amalea Rassias

Sr. Assistant Director, OEIP

Cheryl Honaker

Administrative Assistant IV

Stephanie O’Leary

Financial Analyst

Michael Blaustein

Director, Commercialization Strategy

Angela Giliberti

Administrative Assistant III, OEIP/Delaware Technology Park
Lorri Fencer Financial Administrative Support lpfenc@udel.edu  302-831-7140
 Vanessa Manges-Spence Marketing & Outreach Specialist vspence@udel.edu  302-831-7140 

Technology Transfer Office (TTO)

Stefanie McBride

Manager, Technology Transfer Office

Terry Grey

Technology Transfer Associate/CAS

Frances Galvin

Sr. Technology Transfer Associate/COE

Saurabhi Satam

Technology Transfer Associate/COE, BE, CEHD

Dan Beniker

Sr. Technology Transfer Associate/CHS, CEOE

Christina Catalano

Sr. Technology Transfer Associate/CANR, CAS
Amirah Khan Technology Transfer Graduate Intern COE TechTransfer@udel.edu
Molly Lausten Technology Transfer Graduate Intern CAS TechTransfer@udel.edu
Anukruti Pulimi Technology Transfer Graduate Intern CANR, CHS, CEOE TechTransfer@udel.edu

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)


Associate Director, OEIP and State Director, SBDC

Sarah mailloux

Associate State Director, SBDC

Tom Thunstrom

Center Director, Georgetown

Caroline Hermance

Business Analyst/Advisor

Gabrielle Latinski

Administrative Assistant II, Georgetown

Lissette Cabrera-Galloza

Business Analyst/Advisor, Georgetown

Lou DiNetta

Manager, Technology Business Development

Jacob Blacksten

Manger, SBDC

Maria Freudenthal

Business Analyst/Advisor

Maria is a multilingual Chilean native serving all clients.

Apryl King

Business Analyst/Advisor
 Elyce  Hall Business Analyst/Advisor, Newark elyceth@udel.edu  302-831-1356 
 Jillian  McAndrew Navigator Administrative Program Coordinator jillrmc@udel.edu  302-831-1555 
 Bob  Rausch Business Analyst/Advisor, Georgetown rausch@udel.edu  302-856-1555 
 Margo Reign Business Analyst/Advisor, Newark mreign@udel.edu 302-831-0770
 David  Root Business Analyst/Advisor, Georgetown dgroot@udel.edu  302-831-1555
Audrey  Scott-Hynson Business Analyst/Advisor/Advisor, Georgetown


Nick Strickland Business Analyst/Advisor, Newark nicks@udel.edu 302-831-1338 

APEX Accelerator Delaware 

Formerly known as PTAC

Walter Blaney

Director, APEX Accelerator DE

Claude Cable

Business Analyst, APEX Accelerator DE

Dana Reece

Program Support Specialist II, APEX Accelerator DE
Juanita Beauford Contract specialist I jbeau@udel.edu 302-324-8620