Director of Licensing and Business Development
In addition to licensing, Steve is the Co-Director of the Ambassador Program. Steve’s portfolio includes oncology, life science, veterinary science, and biomedical engineering. He is responsible for managing several strategic alliances and CSU startups within his portfolio. Through the CSUV Ambassador program, Steve works to train graduate students and post-docs in general aspects of technology transfer, leverage their presence on campus to promote understanding and awareness of Ventures, and to identify innovative projects.
Prior to joining CSUV, Steve spent 13 years with Amgen in research, development, and licensing. He holds a BS in Biological Sciences and an MBA from California Lutheran University.