Ms. Theresa Ridgeway has over 20 years experience working in the U.S. and abroad in life sciences and engineering ventures involving academia, industry, state and federal agencies, and the public. Terry specializes in project management and research collaborations including research planning and implementation, technical and grants writing, product QA/QC, and protocol development for R&D compliance. At the University of New Hampshire, she was involved in the establishment of the Center to Advance Molecular Interaction Science as well as the Non-lethal Technology Innovation Center in partnership with the Non-lethal Weapons Directorate in Quantico, VA. She was formerly CEO of FirstMile, Inc., a company involved with project management and research collaborations between small businesses and the military. Recently, she coordinated research activities, grant writing, product QA/QC tracking and protocol development for R&D compliance for a New Hampshire business involved in the development and marketing of "green" chemistries. Theresa now works with the UNH Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space and the UNH Research Office’s Research Computing Center as a program manager. Terry is serving as the Data Manager for the ADEON project.