John R Merrill
Founding Executive Director, Gateway University Research Park
MBA, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
BS, Castleton State College
Responsible for development and management of Gateway’s two 75 acre sites and strategies to create an organization that is a catalyst for university research, innovation, and economic development..
Director of New Business Development for Gateway Research Park
MS, Chemistry, Clarkson University
BS, Chemistry, Clarkson University
Director of all business development activities with extensive experience and knowledge of chemical and anlytical testing techniques.
Quality Manager, GMTC
BS Mechanical Engineering NC A&T State University
Responsible for Quality Control and Quality Assurance for GMTC. Lead Engineer in all areas of mechanical testing and machining.
EHS Manager, Gateway University Research Park
MS Industrial Technology – Concentration in Occupational Safety and Health, NC A&T
BS Occupational Safety and Health, NC A&T State University
Responsible for Health and Safety at all Gateway University Research Park buildings.
Dr. Kyle Knowlin
NSF SENIC Post Doctoral Research Associate – Microscopy Imaging
PhD, Nanoscience, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
BS Physics University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Responsible for all Microscopes and related instruments, and oversees microscopy training and imaging.
Mechanical Engineering Student at NC A&T State University