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Thursday, April 20, 2017
 12:00 – 1:00pm, Bannan 238 

Career Paths at the USPTO

Hear from a panel of five senior women executives at the USPTO headquarters in Virginia about their leadership with respect to the PTO’s trademark, patent, and government agency-related functions.


  • Valencia Martin Wallace, Deputy Commissioner or Patent Quality

  • Sharon Marsh, Deputy Commissioner for Trademarks

  • Sarah Harris, General Counsel

  • Angela Sykes, Director, Technology Center 3700

  • Caroline Dennison, Senior Attorney in the Office of Patent Legal Administration