Laura Miller is the Academic Advisor and Coordinator of Academic Programs for the Technology Entrepreneur Center. She joined TEC in January 2022. She loves solving problems working with people, and looks forward to serving both undergraduate and graduate students who participate in TEC Academics.
Prior to working at TEC, Laura worked with Grainger Engineering faculty to put their classes online and eventually served as Director of the Engineering and Computer Science Online Program. She worked with graduate students in the Micro and Nanotechnology Lab as Program Manager over the day-to-day operations of Dean Bashir’s NSF and NIH training grants. Laura most recently worked in the Communications Department at Health Alliance. Laura has a BSME from the University of Texas at El Paso and earned her MSME here at the University of Illinois.
Outside of work, Laura loves taking ballroom dance lessons at the Regent and spends the rest of her time with her amazing seven year old daughter.