University of California at Davis
Amy Skehan is the new Assistant Vice Chancellor of Foundation and Corporate Engagement at UC Davis. Amy most recently worked in industry, where she served as the lead for Strategic External Partnerships and Government Contracts in Research and Advanced Engineering at Ford Motor Company. Prior to that role, Amy served as University Program Manager, External Alliances, R&A at Ford where she was responsible for supporting the development and execution of the Ford/University of Michigan collaboration strategy and managing the collaborative research portfolio. In addition, Amy served as the Global Domain Lead for mobility university research. Amy also served as the inaugural director of the Business Engagement Center (BEC) at the University of Michigan Dearborn campus where she worked to strategically re-design and implement a new, cross-campus, university-wide corporate and foundation relations business model for all university-wide individual, industry and foundation partnerships.