Micaelah is the Vice President of Business Development at MassRobotics where she helps identify and create new opportunities for Massrobotics and its member companies. Prior to joining Massrobotics, Micaelah served as the Director of External Affairs for Boston University’s Innovate@BU where she helped students innovate and problem solve in their careers and their communities. Micaelah was also the co-founder of the nationally recognized Greentown Manufacturing Initiative – which connected startups and manufacturers to promote local commercialization and economic development; and Executive Director of Greentown Learn (now FORGE), the sister organization of Greentown Labs, the largest cleantech hardware incubator in the United States. In these roles, Micaelah served as an advisor to programs developed within the US Department of Energy, US Department of Commerce, NYSERDA and others. Micaelah also worked in the MA State Senate from 2006-2012. She has a BA in political science from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and a Master’s in Urban & Environmental Policy & Planning from Tufts University.