- Ph.D. in Business Administration from Rensselear Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
- MBA from Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota
She has been teaching strategy, entrepreneurship, and new business development for over decade. Her extensive consulting experience includes new venture planning for numerous large firms such as Analog Devices, GE Plastics, and McGraw Hill. Emerging technologies, competence development, virtual teams, and innovation management are her research areas. She has authored numerous business case studies and several articles on entrepreneurial and innovation strategy.