The UND Center for Innovation

Advancing Innovation Since 1984

The UND Center for Innovation is an entrepreneurial
incubator for innovators, entrepreneurs and
researchers to launch new ventures, commercialize
new technology and secure access to capital from
private and public sources.

UND Center for Innovation

Our vision is to be the principal leader guiding innovation in the Northern Plains.

We work as a collaborative partner in the vibrant
entrepreneurial ecosystem in Grand Forks, across
North Dakota, and as part of the One UND Strategic

Our Team

Amy Whitney


Tyler Sletten

SBIR/STTR Director


Renee Shelton

Commercialization Specialist

Travis Fretheim


Greg Syrup

Special Assignment,

CARES Program Manager/Director

Celia Rosencrans

Office Manager

Anthony Maher

ENT Coach for Startup Growth &


Hannah Olson

Project Coordinator

Contact Us

What can the UND Center for Innovation do for you as a business, entrepreneur, innovator, investor or student?


(701) 777-3132