About Zell Lurie

Mentors

These successful entrepreneurs and venture capitalists contribute their noted talent and expertise to our students.

Josh Botkin, ZLI University of Michigan
Entrepreneur in Residence
(734) 717-5559
jbotkin [at] umich.edu
Jonn Behrman
Chief Product Officer
Paula Sorrell
Principal
Eli Slack
Corporate Development Associate
 Bob Paul
Former CEO
Lecturer of Business Communication
Lecturer of Business Communication
(734) 936-2769
nkotzian [at] umich.edu
Lori Emerson
Opportunity Connector
Diane Durance
Executive Director
Thomas C. Kinnear
Professor of Marketing
Joe Marr
President, CEO, Owner
Richard Sheridan
CEO & Chief Storyteller
Bill Mayer
Vice President, Entrepreneurial Services
Jim Baker
Executive Director, Innovation and Industry Engagement
Ryan Fukushima
Vice President
Nathan Williams
Digital Strategy
Bryan Hogle
Program Officer
Tyler Paxton
Founder
Todd Sullivan
Founder & CEO
Sarah Okin
Director
Jack Ahrens
General Partner
Charles Fry
Executive Vice President of Global Growth
Romy Gingras
Impact Capital Administration and Social Enterprise Assessment
Jamie Shea
Managing Director of Investments
Pamela Lewis
Director
Aaron Seybert
Social Investment Officer
Kevin Terrasi
Partner
Evan Ufer
Partner
Ian Bund
Partner, Principal, Senior Adviser, and Chairman
Matt Turner
President & CEO
Mark Holtz
Vice President, Technology Industry Group
Michael Cole
Group President, Technology Industry Group
Rebecca Thompson
Executive Director
Benjamin Kennedy
Managing Director, American Cities Practice; Interim Co-Managing Director, Detroit
Colm Fay
Research Manager
Zafar Razzacki
Product Manager
Sherman Powell
Founder
Adam Wadecki
Controller, Vehicle Sales, Service, and Marketing
Phil Tepley
Director of Technology Commercialization Services
Michelle Crumm
Co-Founder and Chief Business Officer
Maria Thompson
Entrepreneur in Residence
Mark Petroff
President
Larry Schmitt
Managing Partner
Stew Nelson
President
Bill McPherson
Managing Director
Mike Nisson
President
Sonali Vijayavargiya
Founder and Managing Director
Jim Adox
Managing Director
Timothy Wadhams
Former Chief Executive Officer
Mitch Mondry
Founder & President
Mike Johnson Zell Lurie Institute Ross
Entrepreneur in Residence; Lecturer
mljohnson [at] gmail.com
Jim Price, ZLI University of Michigan
Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies; Executive in Residence
(734) 764-1387
jimprice [at] umich.edu