Alan Bentley

Alan has served as the director of Vanderbilt University’s Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization since 2011.  Previous technology transfer experience includes directing the licensing operations at the Cleveland Clinic and the University of Virginia Patent Foundation.  He is active in several professional societies, and serves on a number of corporate and community boards.  Alan has been a registered U.S. Patent Agent since 1999, and is a Certified Licensing Professional.