NAU Innovations (NAUI) is NAU’s intellectual property management and technology transfer division. In FY 2016, an advisory board was established to provide strategic guidance to the leadership of NAU Innovations. The goal of the board is to provide advice and suggestions on issues related to academic technology transfer and assist NAUI in fulfilling its objectives. Board members comprise a wide range of talented individuals who bring additional expertise and guidance to what will be a growing activity in NAU’s future. The board’s support is expected to help NAUI serve faculty in transforming their research in ways that will generate real impact for society.