Who We Are

WiSys' staff is comprised of business professionals with diverse areas of expertise in academic technology transfer, Intellectual Property protection, contract management and technology commercialization.

WiSys Staff

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Arjun Sanga


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Adhira Sunkara

Assistant Director

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Wilson Fay

Innovative Ventures Associate

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Margot DeBaker

Regional Intellectual Property and Licensing Associate

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Tony Hanson

Manager of Intellectual Property and Licensing

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Allee Marti

Regional Intellectual Property and Licensing Associate

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Mike Cenci

Intellectual Property & Contracts Associate

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Gina Polito Jahn

Manager of Research Development

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Blane Huppert

Sponsor & Partnership Associate

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Craig Sauer

Marketing and Communications Associate

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Alicia Schiff

Executive Assistant & Program Coordinator

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Evelyn Olson

Event & Program Coordinator

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Eliot Turnquist

Marketing and Communications Intern

Student Ambassadors

Marty Bond

UW-La Crosse

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Kim Krueger

UW-Green Bay

Dani Lehto

UW-Eau Claire

Caitlyn Lisota Stout Ambassador Fy23

Caitlyn Lisota


Angel Navarrete


Lilianna Rolands River Falls Ambassador Fy23

Lilianna Rolands

UW-River Falls

Board of Trustees

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David J. Ward

Chair, Board of Trustees

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David Brukardt

Secretary and Chair, FAA Committee

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Deborah Ford

Chair, Advisory Committee

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Erik Iverson


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Arjun Sanga


Stafford - Board

Tomas Stafford

Vice Chair

Van Galen - Advisory Committee

Dean Van Galen


Advisory Committee