Michael Witt, PharmD, J.D.
Michael Witt is a Lecturer of Management and Business Law, teaching courses for the last ten years on business law, entrepreneurship, strategic planning, to name a few. He has a law degree (J.D.) from Case Western Reserve University (1982), and a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree from University of California, San Francisco (1978). He is a frequent speaker on the topics of early stage medical technology development companies and commercialization strategies. He is a recent recipient of an EDA (market research) grant related to homes for the aged in Flint. He is the President of a medical product technology development company, and law partner in Witt & Howard, PLLC. He serves on the board of two local non-profit organizations, Friends of Modern Art at the Flint Institute of Art, and the Flushing Restoration Foundation. He is actively involved in the Flint Forum for Social Business and the Catholic Communities of Flint.
As the University's Entrepreneur-in-Residence, he mentors students across campus in their business development initiatives, and assists numerous students and colleagues in developing professional relationships, internships, and collaborative projects. He is faculty advisor to and founder (2008) of the university's student organization, the Entrepreneurs Society. He is actively involved in a variety of research activities.