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Melodie Bard

Melodie Bard

Associate Director, Business Development

e: mtbard@umn.edu

v: 612-625-5106

Serves clients in these industries: 

  • Financial Service/Insurance
  • Healthcare/Medical
  • Retail
  • Transportation
  • Hospitality/Entertainment
  • Non-Profit/Government
  • Professional Services/Agencies


Patrick Smith

Patrick Smith

Associate Director, Business Development

e: pgsmith@umn.edu

v: 612-624-0208

Serves clients in these industries: 

  • Manufacturing/Industrial
  • Consumer Packaged Goods
  • Agriculture
  • Energy
  • Consulting
  • Technology
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Entrepreneurs/Start-ups
Ellen Trader

Ellen Trader

Managing Director

e: etrader@umn.edu

v: (612) 382-9836

Serves all clients and strategic partners

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