Tiffini Porter-Aragon is the Program Manager of the University of New Mexico’s (UNM) Innovation Academy. Tiffini is an alumna of UNM, earning both her undergraduate degree in journalism and Master of Public Administration. The Innovation Academy is designed to infuse entrepreneurship, creativity, and innovation into all the degree programs at UNM. Tiffini’s role is to build and grow programs that help students think like entrepreneurs, while also deepening connections with crucial partners such as our local national laboratories. Tiffini is passionate about student success and making a difference in the economic development of her home state.