Center Directors

Petersen, Scott

Executive Director

Office: 470C TNRB
Phone: 801-422-8944

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Liddle, Steve

Academic Director

Office: 784 TNRB
Phone: 801-787-9015

Stephen W. Liddle earned BS and PhD degrees in computer science from BYU, where he currently holds the rank of professor in the information systems department at the Marriott School of Business. He is also academic director of the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology. Steve went on sabbatical in 2008 to be CTO for EnticeLabs, a Provo startup. He has published dozens of peer-reviewed articles in conceptual modeling, data extraction, and related subjects. Steve loves developing software and building systems. His current passion is mobile app development. He is author of the popular LDS scripture citation index,, which is also available as an app for Android and iPhone.

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Brown, Jeff

Associate Director, Operations

Office: 470D TNRB
Phone: 801-422-2815

Jeff Brown is the associate director of operations at the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology in the Marriott School of Business. He earned an Executive MPA from the Romney Institute of Public Service and Ethics in the Marriott School and a bachelor’s degree in human resources training and development with a minor in business administration from Idaho State University. Jeff enjoys working with students and helping them realize their dreams. His true passion lies in higher education administration. Jeff loves the buzz of a university campus and all of the extracurricular offerings made available to help individuals realize their full potential and develop their whole selves. Jeff is a huge fan of all sports but especially enjoys basketball. He and his wife, Shelley, have two children.

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