AMI Staff

Jonathan G. Lasch, PhD
Executive Director

Cesar Blanco, PhD
Senior Director of Research and Development Programs, Regulatory and Quality

Kathleen Bonagofsky 
Programs Coordinator

Jessica Cao, MS
Project Manager

Nan Chen, MS
Research Lab Specialist of Research and Development

Susan Cooper
Senior Director of Finance and Human Resources

Nichole Escamilla
Research Lab Technician

Dan Fullerton, JD
Patent and Corporate Counsel

William Hacker, CISSP
Manager of Information Technology and Computing

Winn Hong, MS, MBA
Senior Director of Business Development

Jenna Howard, PhD
Research Associate

Min Hubbard, MS
Programmer Analyst III

Sapna Jain, PhD
Project Manager

Fikret Kirkbir, PhD, MS
Manager of Intellectual Property Analysis and Assessment

John D.H. Mai, PhD
Senior Director of Engineering

Bharat Menon, MS
Research Lab Technician

Arman H. Nadershahi, JD, MS, MBS, MBA 
Senior Director of Corporate and Intellectual Property Counsel

Harald Nuhn, PhD
Senior Research Associate

Erin Russell
Business Office Manager

David Tyvoll, PhD
Senior Technology Development Strategist

Yanwen Xiong
Research Progammer

Mary Zittercob
Business Office Assistant

Entrepreneurs in Residence

Mike Giardello, PhD
Entrepreneur in Residence

Gary Hutchinson
Entrepreneur in Residence

Thomas Lobl, PhD
Entrepreneur in Residence

Molly Schmid, PhD
Entrepreneur in Residence

Gregory Zikos, JD, LLM, MBA
Entrepreneur in Residence