Administration/Staff

Lorelle A. Meadows

  • Dean of the Pavlis Honors College

Specialties

  • STEM Education Research
  • Human-Centered Design
  • Service-Learning
Jim Baker

Jim Baker

  • Executive Director, Innovation and Industry Engagement
906-487-2228
jrbaker@mtu.edu
ATDC 210

Specialties

  • Intellectual property/patents
  • Technology licensing
  • Corporate research
  • Spin-off/start-up business development
Richard Berkey

Richard J. Berkey

  • Director of Industry Engagement and Educational Partnerships
  • Director, The Enterprise Program
  • Advisor, Supermileage Systems Enterprise

Specialties

  • Corporate/Industry Sponsorship
  • Product Development
  • Program Management
  • Lean / Six Sigma / Design for Six Sigma Methodologies

WIll H. Cantrell

  • Professor, Physics
  • Director, Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences Institute (EPSSI)
  • Director, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

Specialties

  • Atmospheric Science

Laura Kasson Fiss

  • Research Assistant Professor, Pavlis Honors College
lkfiss@mtu.edu
M&M 722D and Walker 335
Zachary Fredin

Zachary D. Fredin

  • Enterprise Program Coordinator
906-487-3473
zdfredin@mtu.edu
M&M 722

Specialties

  • Product Development
  • Student Engagement
  • Project Sponsorship and Donations
Paige Hackney

Paige Hackney

  • Director of College Administration
  • Pavlis Honors College
906-487-4371
phackney@mtu.edu
M&M 721

Links of Interest

Specialties

  • Budget management
  • Competitive scholarship process management
  • Pavlis program planning/coordination

Kari B. Henquinet

  • Director, Peace Corps Master's International Programs
  • Director, Peace Corps Prep Program
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Social Sciences

Areas of Expertise

  • International/transnational development
  • Faith-based development
  • Gender
  • Human rights
  • Global service learning
  • African studies (Niger)
Kristi Juntunen

Kristi Juntunen

  • Staff Assistant
906-487-2827
kdjuntun@mtu.ed
M&M 722

Specialties

  • Event planning and coordination
  • Scheduling
  • Travel and program support
Amy Karagiannakis

Amy Karagiannakis

  • Manager of Marketing and Digital Content
906-487-4320
akaragia@mtu.edu
M&M 722B

Specialties

  • Student engagement
  • Website and social media
  • Marketing and recruitment
  • Event planning and coordination
Mary Raber

Mary Raber

  • Assistant Dean of Academic Programs, Pavlis Honors College
  • Director of Global Leadership
  • Co-Director of the Innovation Center for Entrepreneurship

Specialties

  • Engineering Education Research
  • Leadership Development
  • Program Management
  • Product Development Process
  • Design Thinking
  • Lean Startup
Joseph Thompson

Joseph H. Thompson

  • Sponsored Projects Manager

Specialties

  • Design for Manufacturing
  • Product Development
  • Foundation/Corporate/Alumni/Nonprofit Project Sponsorship
  • Student Engagement Strategies