Chief Operating Officer,TEC Edmonton
Pamela Freeman has been with the University of Alberta, Industry Liaison Office, the predecessor to TEC Edmonton, since 2000 and has held various roles throughout her tenure. Currently, Pamela is the Chief Operating Officer at TEC Edmonton and is also responsible for the Entrepreneur Development Program. TEC Edmonton provides services to over 500 entrepreneurs, inventors a year and the Entrepreneur Development Program offers education and training along with advisory and mentorship services; and the TEC Centre offers companies office and wet lab facilities in Enterprise Square.
Pamela has owned and operated her own business, held senior positions in a number of non-profit organizations and provided management consulting services. She has a MBA from the University of Alberta, is a Certified Management Consultant (CMC) and is the Vice Chair of the Bachelor of Technology Advisory Committee at NAIT, a Board member of the Alberta Health Industry Association (AHIA), and for the past four years was a part time instructor at NAIT teaching Innovation and Change Management.