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Mackinsey Kinder

Finance Intern
Deming Center for Entrepreneurship
Mackinsey runs our social media channels and writes our weekly e-newsletter, the Entrepreneurship Pulse. Mackinsey is currently a Junior at the Leeds School of Business studying Finance and Accounting. In her free time, she enjoys skiing, hiking, and reading. Mackinsey plans to go into corporate finance or financial planning after graduation.
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Brianna M Lucero

Marketing Intern
Deming Center for Entrepreneurship
Brianna joined the Deming team in September 2019 as a marketing intern, running our social media channels and writing our weekly e-newsletter, the Entrepreneurship Pulse. She is currently a Junior at the Leeds School of Business pursuing a B.S. in Marketing and Data Analytics. She has previously interned at Page 1 Solutions, a digital marketing agency in Lakewood, CO. Brianna is a Colorado native and enjoys outdoor activities such as...
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Erick Mueller

Executive Director • Adjunct Professor
Deming Center for Entrepreneurship • Strategy • Entrepreneurship and Operations
Biography Erick Mueller has helped businesses grow throughout his career. He started his career with DOT First Aid & Safety where he was promoted from a student intern to Vice President. He helped the organization grow from $2.2 million in annual sales to over $5 million in two years. Fresh from this experience, he founded Vision Co., a corporate training and consulting organization. As CEO and President, he grew the...
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Sam Schanfarber

Program Coordinator
Deming Center for Entrepreneurship
Sam manages our events, our Certificate in Entrepreneurial Studies program, our Rural Colorado Workshop Series, and CU's Get Seed Funding microgrant program.
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Brad Werner

Instructor • Teaching Director
Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Operations • Deming Center for Entrepreneurship
Brad Werner is an instructor in the Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Operations Division at the Leeds School of Business. He is a commodity futures trader and investor. He has been a member of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange for over 30 years, specializing in agriculture, energy, and currency products. While at the CME, he served on multiple regulatory committees. He has since moved his operations to Colorado and continues to actively trade...
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Catherine Wessling

Program Manager
Deming Center for Entrepreneurship
Catherine joined the Deming team in March 2018 and focuses on community outreach and supporting our graduate students. In her early career, she promoted science and K-12 education in Washington, D.C., through program management and creative design. She spent eight years as a Board Member for EcoWomen, a non-profit organization working to empower women to become leaders for the environmental community. Most recently, Catherine was the Marketing Manager for Haibike...
Jeffrey G. York

Jeffrey G. York

Associate Professor • Research Director
Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Operations • Deming Center for Entrepreneurship
Biography Jeffrey G. York is an Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Research Director for the Deming Center for Entrepreneurship, and Shane Faculty Scholar at the University of Colorado, Boulder. He received his PhD from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. Professor York’s teaching and research are focused on environmental entrepreneurship, the simultaneous creation of ecological and economic goods. He is interested in how and why...