Leadership Team

Robert Karlicek
Robert KarlicekERC Center Director
Overall vision and goals, strategic planning, center management
Richard J. Radke
Richard J. RadkeERC Deputy Director
Research Strategic Planning
Tom Little
Tom LittleERC Associate Director
Test Bed Leader
Resource allocation and project administration at Boston University
Steven R. J. Brueck
Steven R. J. BrueckERC Associate Director
Resource allocation and project administration at the University of New Mexico
Diane Veros
Diane VerosERC Administrative Director
Chief operating and financial officer. Manages compliance, finance, operations, information technology, human resources and public relations; assists with Strategic Planning for the long term sustainability of the center.
Silvia Mioc
Silvia MiocERC Innovation Ecosystem Director
Drives the formation of the Innovation Ecosystem to spur entrepreneurship and commericalization
Ken Connor
Ken ConnorERC Education Director
University, pre-college, outreach activities and assessment (assisted by Outreach Director)
Elizabeth Herkenham
Elizabeth HerkenhamERC Education Outreach Director
K-13 program director
Barbara Ruel
Barbara RuelERC Diversity Director
Diversity plan for leadership, faculty, staff, students