Debra is responsible for overseeing the delivery of services to a variety of Institute partners around the world and for managing processes for commercialization know-how transfer, technology and company recruitment and assessment, international business development, and educational workshops. She also designs new, customized programs with and for prospective clients, and creates programs that engage University of Texas faculty and students. Debra began working with IC² Institute on its Master of Science in Technology Commercialization degree program, coordinating efforts in alumni relations, student programs, prospective student outreach, and university partner activities. Prior to coming to IC², she worked with two other UT departments on research publication and program coordination, and has editorial and teaching experience. Debra’s bachelor’s and master’s degrees are from Brown University and The University of Texas at Austin, respectively.
- Innovation - Creativity - Capital
The IC² Institute is an interdisciplinary research unit of The University of Texas at Austin which works to advance the theory and practice of entrepreneurial wealth creation.