Texas Tech University

Program Director

Weston Waldo (王卫地)

Mr. Waldo currently serves as the Program Director at Texas Tech University's Innovation Hub at Research Park. Mr. Waldo helps to oversee 8 entrepreneurship programs including the NSF I-Corps and GLEAMM Spark Fund. Before working for TTU, Mr. Waldo founded a company called yearONE, LLC, that raised over $325,000 of seed funding and won a NSF STTR Phase-I award. In addition, Mr. Waldo served as an Entrepreneurial Lead for the 1st National NSF I-Corps Southwest Node at the University of Texas in Austin. Mr. Waldo is a graduate of TTU and is currently pursuing his Working Professional MBA at RAWLS.

In Mr. Waldo's free time, he enjoys spending time helping international students/faculty, learning and experiencing different cultures, and studying Chinese.