Contact Us

General Questions

Email: [email protected]

Contact for general questions about the Simone Center


Dr. Richard DeMartino

Director and Professor and Simone Endowed Chair for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Phone: 585.475.5646       E-mail: [email protected]


Dana Pelliccia

Senior Staff Assistant

Phone: 585.475.2176       Email: [email protected]

Contact for scheduling appointments with Dr. Richard DeMartino


Rupa Thind

Associate Director

Phone: 585.475.7487       Email: [email protected]


Dana Wolcott

Lead Innovation Coach

Email: [email protected]


Mike Buffalin

Director, The Construct

Phone: 585-475-6339      Email: [email protected]


Brandy Madera

Project and Marketing Manager

Phone: 585.475.6534       Email: [email protected]


Jennifer McKean

Staff Assistant

Phone: 585.475.2305       Email: [email protected]


Jeff Arywitz

Venture Coach

Email: [email protected]