Meet the Team

 Your Business Partner for Technology Solutions

Our team of experts specialize in understanding market needs and finding PNNL-developed technologies, analytical instruments, and software that can be brought to markets where they solve national problems, enhance lives, and improve U.S. industrial competitiveness.


Lee Cheatham, director of Technology Deployment and Outreach

Lee Cheatham, Director 
(509) 375-6597





Peter Christensen

Peter Christensen, Deputy Director for Licensing
(509) 371-6159
Specializes in electricity infrastructure, fuel cells, and hydrogen production technologies



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Sara Hunt, Commercialization Manager
(206) 528-3535
Specializes in advanced manufacturing, buildings, and environment technologies



Kannan Krishnaswami, Commercialization Manager

Kannan Krishnaswami, Commercialization Manager
(509) 375-4597
Specializes in cybersecurity, data analytics, research computing, and sensors technologies


Jennifer Lee

Jennifer Lee, Commercialization Manager
(509) 372-6960
Specializes in analytical instruments and chemistry



Allan Tuan, Commercialization Manager

Allan Tuan, Commercialization Manager
(509) 375-6866
Specializes in advanced materials, bioproducts, chemical processing, and energy storage technologies



Seeking Commercialization Manager

We're looking for a commercialization expert who will specialize in bioprocessing, biotechnology, catalyst materials, and nuclear technologies.