Marla Coppolino

DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEV. & OUTREACH

Cornell Center for Life Science Enterprise

Biography

Marla Coppolino is the Director of Business Development and Outreach for Cornell University’s CAT, the Center for Life Science Enterprise, which was established in 1983. With her degrees and experience rooted in the biological sciences, Marla manages the Cornell CAT’s grant program. She helps to connect life sciences faculty researchers with New York State industries with potential for collaborations to develop novel biotechnologies aimed for the commercial marketplace. She also introduces researchers and companies to the Cornell CAT’s McGovern Center life sciences incubator and the Institute of Biotechnology’s core facilities.