UNH T2 staff may be away from email while facilitating workshops or other T2 initiatives, and it's important to us to respond to inquiries in a timely manner.  We suggest you direct all workshop, registration, or general email inquiries to  A member of our staff is monitoring that email and will respond.

Erin Bell (Ph.D.)
Principal Investigator 

Robert Henry (Ph.D.)
Financial Advisor

Marilee LaFond
Director, T2 Center

Marilee LaFond joined the UNH Technology Transfer Center in 2018.  She has a background in Human Resources management, including within the technology and manufacturing sectors.  She has experience in designing and implementing programs including for training, project and communication planning, and in policy and compliance. Marilee enjoys participating in many of New Ham​pshire's outdoor recreational opportunities. 

Bettina Linckersdorff-Sietz 
LTAP Program Coordinator - Outreach & Communication

Bettina Linckersdorff-Sietz joined the Technology Transfer Center Team as the LTAP Program Assistant in January 2019.

Bettina has a background in Veterinary Medicine,  and feels passionate about networking with others and promoting safety and environmental aspects.

In her free time, you can find her enjoying the outdoors and spending time with her family.

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George "Butch" Leel
Senior Training Instructor


Butch Leel is the Senior Training Instructor and Technical Support Specialist for the LTAP at the UNH Technology Transfer Center, and has been at T2 since July, 2007.  He previously worked for the NHDOT, District 4, for 32 years as a Maintenance Supervisor.  Butch instructs training workshops, facilitates road manager meetings and provides technical assistance to NH municipal highway departments.

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SADES Manager