Jovan Heusser, M.B.A.

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Jovan Heusser, M.B.A.

Director of Business Development

Jovan joined Skysong Innovations in December of 2019 and serves as the Director of Business Development for the Life Sciences team. Her role involves working closely with ASU faculty and staff and Skysong Innovations’ life sciences team to identify, evaluate, protect, market, and commercialize innovative life-science-based technologies developed at ASU.

Prior to joining the Skysong Innovations team, Jovan spent more than a decade at the technology transfer office for the University of New Mexico, where she helped facilitate the formation of new startup companies and managed a wide range of technology transfer-related activities and agreements involving startups, industry, and other academic institutions.

Jovan has a bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of New Mexico and an MBA with a concentration in Finance from the University of New Mexico’s Anderson School of Management.

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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

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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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