Meet the CEL Staff

Tom Ulbrich
Assistant Dean/Executive Director

Tom provides strategic oversight of the Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (CEL) and works to advance the center's mission of invigorating the Western New York economy and community through entrepreneurial development. View profile.

Alex Cleary Pelc
Assistant Director

Alex manages the Allstate Minority and Women Emerging Entrepreneurs program for early stage minority and woman owned businesses in the community. She also coordinates student entrepreneurship initiatives through the Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars and the School of Management, including administration of the Panasci Technology Entrepreneurship Competition. 

Erin McGee
Managing Director

Erin's primary responsibility is establishing business relationships in the community. She serves as the liaison between the CEL and prospective participants who are interested in the CEL programs.