Program Manager, Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Christine Felkel is the program manager for the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, responsible for the planning and execution of programs, including entrepreneurship academies, fellowship programs and Angels on Campus, among other responsibilities. She brings more than 15 years of program management, event planning and relationship building to the institute.
Felkel previously served as the associate director of admissions for the UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s Sacramento MBA program, and most recently worked with the university’s School of Education. She earned a duel bachelor’s degree in philosophy and theology from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, Calif.
After embracing life in Southern California for 15 years Felkel returned to Northern California to be closer to family and to explore the outdoors both regionally and internationally. She is an active member in MetroEDGE, the Sacramento Metro Chamber’s young professionals program, and sits on the professional development committee.