People

Farrell Center's faculty members

Staff

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Mary Beth Aber

Mary Beth joined the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship in February 2021 as the Center’s Administrative Support Coordinator.

Mary Beth started her career at Penn State in December 2008 with Penn State Law. Over her 12+ years with Penn State Law, she served a variety of positions including Administrative Support Assistant, Cocurricular Programs Coordinator, and Administrative Support Coordinator.

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Mandy Laub

Mandy Laub is an Administrative Assistant at the Smeal College of Business Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship. In that role, she supports the activities of the Farrell Center, the Garber Venture Capital Fund and the Proof of Relevance Program.

Mandy started her Penn State administrative career in 2007, originally at Smeal College before expanding her expertise to the Materials Science and Engineering Department as their financial coordinator.

Ms. Laub also has 3 years of experience serving as the Chair for the EMS Staff Advisory Council. Since May 2019 she has volunteered her time as the Committee Chair for Cub Scouts Pack# 107 of the Juniata Valley Council, Boy Scouts of America. 

Affiliated Faculty

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Dr. Shawn M. Clark

Dr. Shawn Clark is the Michael J. Farrell Endowed Professor for Entrepreneurship, and Director of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Pennsylvania State University.

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Dr. Jeanette Miller

Dr. Jeanette Miller is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Management and Organization at the Smeal College of Business, and Associate Director of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship, The Pennsylvania State University.

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Forest Briscoe

Forest Briscoe is an associate professor of Management and Organization, and a Frank & Mary Jean Smeal Research Fellow, in Smeal College of Business.

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Dr. Jamey Darnell

Dr. Jamey Darnell is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Management and Organization at the Smeal College of Business, and a member of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship, at The Pennsylvania State University.

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Dr. Raghu Garud

Dr. Raghu Garud is Professor of Management and Organization and the Farrell Chair in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, at the Smeal College of Business, and a member of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship, at The Pennsylvania State University.

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Dr. David Lenze

David Lenze is the Director of the APEX Program at Penn State and a member of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Pennsylvania State University.

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Brad Leve

Brad Leve is an Instructor of Entrepreneurship in the Smeal College of Business at The Pennsylvania State University.

 

Portrait of Dr. Charlene Zietsma.

Dr. Charlene Zietsma

Charlene Zietsma is Associate Professor, and John & Becky Surma Dean's Research Fellow, Management and Organization at the Smeal College of Business, and a member of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship, The Pennsylvania State University.