Bethany Loftin is an Interagency and iEdison Specialist in the Technology Partnerships Office (TPO) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). She works on the coordination and design of NIST’s iEdison website and acts as a liaison for intramural and external users of the iEdison system. Bethany also assists with policy formulation and implementation with an emphasis on Bayh-Dole regulations and administration of the interagency working group for Bayh-Dole.
Prior to joining TPO, Bethany spent more than eight years as Director and Chief Operating Officer at TreMonti Consulting. While at TreMonti, she supported numerous technology transfer offices throughout all steps of the commercialization process, including best practices and Bayh-Dole and iEdison Compliance. Bethany also worked as an Administrative Hearing Officer for the State of Tennessee and an intern at the University of Louisville’s Technology Transfer Office.
Bethany holds a JD from the University of Louisville and a BS in recording industry from Middle Tennessee State University.