Martha Willis, M.S. serves as an associate director of APDC and provides overall administrative leadership for the consortium. She holds an M.S. degree in electrical engineering and has over 15 years of project management experience in academic research and development, government contracting, and industry. She serves as the primary point of contact for APDC clinicians, inventors, investigators, and other consortium personnel. She coordinates the APDC seed grant program, from application through the establishment and management of subcontracts with small businesses and other research entities affiliated with the consortium.