Meet the Team

Director, Power Systems, Academic & Corporate Engagement

Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x6563

Mike leads WPI's Academic and Corporate Engagement group. This includes developing, fostering, and managing strategic relationships with industry in a comprehensive manner and across academic disciplines, delivering long-term, measurable outcomes that result in mutual economic value. Reporting to the Provost within Academic Affairs, the group includes Corporate Partnership Account Executives, Program Developers, and the Biomanufacturing Education and Training Center. Mike also regularly serves as an adjunct instructor in WPI's Business School. He teaches an undergraduate course in Data ...

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Senior Manager, Corporate Partnerships, Academic & Corporate Engagement

Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x4917

“WPI is a university with prestigious history and world-changing achievements. Being able to help students who will become part of this history makes me very proud of my role as an influencer.” Within this capacity, Pete collaborates with development and operations to deliver graduate programs and professional development workshops to meet the needs of both individual students and corporate clients. With over 19 years of experience in high profile and strong relationship management, Pete demonstrates the ability to develop and effectively manage WPI’s educational services. Customer ...

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Senior Manager, Corporate Partnership, Academic & Corporate Engagement

Michelle teams with corporate partners and industries to explore collaborative efforts and opportunities to address current and future business needs. Connecting organizations with the WPI community of researchers, educators, and student programs helps companies with innovation, professional growth and development, and access to some of the most sought-after students in their fields. Partnering with WPI means engaging with the breadth of its reputably advanced STEM academia and its unique willingness to work with industry to tailor comprehensive and prestigious programs and endeavors. ...

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Senior Manager, Healthcare Corporate Partnerships, Academic & Corporate Engagement

Phone: +1 (508) 8314653

Catherine Bouthillier is the Senior Manager of Healthcare Corporate Partnerships who consults with medical device and biomanufacturing companies on creating customized R&D and training solutions.  Leveraging WPI’s PracticePoint and Biomanufacturing Education and Training Center allows her to create hands-on, pilot scale development, testing and training solutions for her customers.​ WPI’s ability to quickly access their network of industry experts & students allow for expediated timelines in the research and development of life-altering healthcare technologies.  “Having a ...

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