Staff Directory

The committed staff at the Technological Leadership Institute consists of experienced professionals dedicated to student success. Our staff can answer questions regarding the admissions process, graduate degree programs, financial aid and more.

For a list of our academic leadership, visit our Endowed Chairs page. Looking for our faculty? Find them in the TLI Faculty Directory.


TLI Director, Honeywell/H.W. Sweatt Chair in Technological Leadership
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Director of Graduate Studies, ST & MDI Faculty, W.R. Sweatt Chair in Technology Leadership Education, Technological Leadership Institute
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Senior Fellow, Director of Operations

Student Services

Student Services Coordinator
Damian Damiani, associate to the director of graduate studies for the M.S. in Management of Technology
Graduate Program Coordinator (MOT)
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Director of Student Services
Student Administrative Assistant
Graduate Program Coordinator (MDI and ST)

Strategic Communications

Digital Marketing Specialist
Content Creation Specialist

Human Resources & Finance

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Finance and Human Resources Manager