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DEPARTMENT CONTACTS

Registration Questions

registrar@techtransfer.berkeley.edu :: 510-643-4393

General Inquiries

techtransfer@berkeley.edu :: 510-643-4393

Our Team

Laura Melendy :: melendy@berkeley.edu

Laura is the Director of the Technology Transfer Program. You should contact Laura if you are interested in partnering with Tech Transfer at the programmatic level or have suggestions for ways Tech Transfer can better meet your training needs.

Eduardo Serafin :: ecserafin@berkeley.edu

Eduardo is our Technical Program Manager. He oversees the curriculum and all course content and leads development of new training programs. Contact Eduardo if you are interested in customized training, would like to teach for us, or if you have questions about the content of any of our training courses.

Afsaneh Yavari :: afsaneh.yavari@berkeley.edu

Afsaneh serves as Technical Program Engineer. She updates existing courses and develops new courses. Afsaneh also works with SafeTREC where she manages the Complete Streets Safety Assessment Program and works on research projects. Contact Afsaneh if you have questions about course content or safety assessments.

Bernadette Tan Edwards :: berniete@berkeley.edu

Bernadette is our Work Zone Safety Training Program Manager, she handles all of our work zone related training. You should contact Bernadette if you have any questions about the content of our work zone training classes or would like to schedule a class delivery for your group.

Dana Oldknow :: danao@berkeley.edu

Dana is our Training Program Manager and Registrar, she leads our delivery team and handles all class requests and pricing. Contact Dana if you have any questions regarding course delivery, questions about pricing, or if you’re interested in bringing any of our open enrollment classes to your agency for exclusive training.

Jenny Grandbois :: jeno_@berkeley.edu

Jenny is a member of our delivery team and the Instructional Designer that manages our online training program. Contact Jenny if you have any questions about our online courses or if you have questions or concerns about our online Learning Management System (LMS).

Fredda Olivares :: olivares@berkeley.edu

Fredda is a member of our delivery team who specializes in conferences, executive education, and our Airport Systems Planning and Design short course for NEXTOR. Contact Fredda if you have any questions regarding course delivery, conferences, or the airport short course.

Jay Johnson :: jay.johnson@berkeley.edu

Jay is a member of our delivery team who handles digital communications for Tech Transfer and student services for our Learn2Launch program. Contact Jay if you have questions regarding course delivery, questions or concerns about our website or monthly email updates, or have questions regarding our Learn2Launch program.