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Corporate Engagement

  • Dean R. Edelman

    Dean seeks to establish and nurture relationships between industry and Princeton researchers in the life sciences. He has extensive experience in...

  • Richard (Chip) Hay Jr.

    Chip helps faculty and students develop and manage partnerships with companies in the western part of the United States.  Based in the San...

  • Spencer Reynolds

    Spencer Reynolds works with campus partners to build University relationships with industry in the fields of the physical sciences and engineering...

  • Maureen Thompson-Siegel

    As a CEFR engagement specialist, Maureen works to build collaborations between external partners and the faculty, centers and initiatives of the...

Foundation Relations

  • Kelly Freidenfelds

    Kelly works to build stronger relations with foundations in support of faculty research and University priorities, with a focus on the humanities...

  • Michael Hodges

    Mike supports the development of strong, balanced relationships among faculty researchers, foundations, and the University.

  • Jill Jahn

    Jill Jahn oversees stewardship activities for CEFR, including the drafting of acknowledgement letters to corporate and foundation donors for...

  • Benjamin Kim

    Ben Kim helps connect faculty with foundation support. He especially focuses on special projects and new opportunities.

Communications, Research and Administration

  • Vineeta Bhardwaj

    Vineeta Bhardwaj joined CEFR in May 2016 and works closely with the Corporate Engagement, Foundation Relations, and Operations teams.

  • Rajiv Hota

    Rajiv manages the office's Sales Cloud CRM application and other strategic information resources, as well as prospect research and analytics.

  • Tracy Meyer

  • Jessica Pilotti

    Jessica Pilotti is the Research Accounting Specialist in Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations.  Jessica oversees the proper recording of...