Staff & Advisors

David Allen
  • Vice President, Tech Launch Arizona
Bruce Wright
  • Associate Vice President, Tech Parks Arizona
Doug Hockstad
  • Senior Director, Technology Transfer
Samantha Bankston Bares
  • Executive Associate, Planning & Project Management
Joann MacMaster
  • Director, Business Development
Paul Tumarkin
  • Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications


Rakhi Gibbons has been in the technology transfer field for nearly a decade and joined the UA after serving as senior licensing specialist for Life Sciences at The University of Michigan. 

Rakhi Gibbons