AURP Leadership

AURP Staff

Chief Executive Officer


Brian Darmody
O: (301) 928-0527
AURP HQ2
Director of Operations


Vickie Palmer
O: (520) 529-2524
AURP Headquarters
Executive Administrator


Diana Horn
O: (520) 529-2521
AURP Headquarters

 

AURP Headquarters
9070 South Rita Road, Suite 1750
Tucson, Arizona 85747

AURP HQ2, Washington DC Area
7761 Diamondback Dr.
College Park, Maryland 20742

 

2018-2019 AURP Board of Directors

Officers

President
Daniel Duncan

Executive Director, Nebraska Innovation Campus Development Corporation

Lincoln, Nebraska

Vice President
Scott Levitan

President & Chief Executive Officer, The Research Triangle Foundation of North Carolina

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

Treasurer
Kenneth Marcus
, MBA

Executive Director, UA Tech Park; Chief Financial Officer, Tech Parks Arizona
Tucson, Arizona

Secretary
Leah Burton

Director of Centennial Campus Partnership Office and Industry Alliances, NC State University

Raleigh, North Carolina

At Large
Greg King,
 CEcD

Associate Vice President for Economic Development, Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, Georgia

At Large
Erin Koshut

Executive Director, Cummings Research Park
Huntsville, Alabama

Immediate Past President
Mason Ailstock

Senior Principal, HR&A Advisors
Atlanta, Georgia

Board of Directors

Dwaine Chapel
Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director, Growth Partnership and Research Park, South Dakota State University
Brookings, South Dakota

Stephen Frayser, MBA
Executive Director, Science Technology Advanced Research (STAR) Park, Texas State University
San Marcos, Texas

Laura Frerichs
Director, University of Illinois Research Park and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Economic Development
Champaign, Illinois

Jeff Johnson
Director, TechCenter Research Park, Virginia Tech
Newport News, Virginia

Julie Lenzer
Chief Innovation Officer; Director, UM Ventures, The University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland

Aaron Miscenich, MBA
Principal, Works Progress Advisory, LLC
New Orleans, Louisiana

Mark Romney
Director, Research Development and Industry Alliances, Aggie Square - University of California, Davis
Sacramento, California

Larry Shaw
Chief Executive Officer, Knowledge Park, Inc. & Ignite Fredericton
Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada