Stacey S. Patterson, Phd, MS
Vice President of Research, Outreach & Economic Development, UT; President & CEO, UTRF
Responsible for the management and oversight of several state-wide initiatives focused broadly on improving research infrastructure as well as expanding the University's role and impact on economic development in Tennessee.
Brittany Brent Smith, Esp.
Associate Attorney, Kennerly, Montgomery & Finley, P.C.
Counsels UTRF and its subsidiaries on a range of general business planning and corporate governance matters, in addition to providing legal services related to intellectual property licenses and options, material transfer agreements, nondisclosure agreements, as well as spin-offs and related transactions.