Angel Stigen

Angel Stigen

Angel Stigen has more than 10 years of experience in the intellectual property and technology transfer industry with expertise ranging from IP analysis and marketing intelligence to licensing and business development. She studied cellular and molecular biology and earned her B.S. in biology from Arizona State University. During her program, she spent two years conducting research in the laboratory of Dr. Stephen Massia studying the effects of cellular biomechanics in cardiovascular disease. From there Stigen took on a role as Technology Associate and Interim Technology Manager at Skysong Innovations where she helped manage the life sciences IP portfolio and performed marketing intelligence.

Thereafter, she spent almost five years in the role of Senior Biotechnology Research Analyst at a private IP Analysis firm where she worked with many of the key players in the biotechnology industry. Back at Skysong Innovations, Stigen is now a business development consultant in charge of leading the marketing efforts and helping develop license deals and industry collaborations for the life sciences team.

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Januk Aggarwal, M.Sc.

Director of Intellectual Property

Don Avery

IP Paralegal

Jordan Bell, Ph.D.

Manager of Intellectual Property

Katherine (Katie) Grasso Bensalah, Ph.D.

Manager of Intellectual Property

Karintha (Kari) Washington

Executive Admin

Augustine V. Cheng, J.D.

CEO and Chief Legal Officer

Krysta Flores

Project Coordinator

Todd Glenn, J.D.

Senior Associate General Counsel

Jovan Heusser, M.B.A.

Director of Licensing and Business Development

Charlie Lewis

Vice President of Venture Development and Physical Sciences

Jessica Mandl

Director of Operations and IP Paralegal

Mason McCarty, J.D.

Assistant General Counsel

Sammy Mikhail

Compliance and Agreement Specialist

Lisa Nolan

Senior Accountant

Nicole Reilly

Vice President of Finance and Human Resources

Kyle N. Siegal, M.S., J.D.

Senior Vice President and Chief Patent Counsel

Patricia Stepp, Ph.D.

Director of Intellectual Property

Joynita Sur

Senior Licensing and Business Development Associate

CJ Washington

IP Assistant

Shen Yan, J.D.

Director of Intellectual Property

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