Launch Pad Team

The Launch Pad team is a group of staff, students and faculty members passionate about entrepreneurship and innovation. 

Launch Pad Manager

Launch Pad Associates

Launch Pad Associates are entrepreneurial ambassadors with access to exclusive, hands-on experiences. This semester's team represents diverse disciplines, backgrounds, experiences and skills. We're excited to work with them this term!

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Morgan Jones

Morgan Jones

Morgan is the Marketing Associate at Student Launch Pad. She is majoring in Early Childhood Education with the goal of becoming an educator. She is involved on campus as a member of the executive board of the TU Big Event, The Caribbean Student Association Dance Team, and has served as an orientation leader for incoming students. Morgan is passionate about starting a business and using her artistic abilities. In her free time, Morgan enjoys yoga, volunteering for non-profits, and journaling. “I cannot wait to work with all of you!”

John Dardozzi

John Dardozzi

John is the Event Coordinator at the Student Launch Pad. He is a senior pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Social Science with a minor in Marketing at Towson University. He has over six years in the customer experience industry, and thus has skills in creating out of the box solutions, team building, and professional development. As a first-generation college student, he wants to inspire others to reach higher than ever before and to see the unlimited potential in everyone. He enjoys reading, his favorite book American Gods by Neil Gaiman, exercising, hiking, and being outdoors. Oh, and John has a wicked sense of humor. “See, you guys in the Student Launch Pad!”

Alexandra Watts

Alexandra Watts

Alexandra is the Social Media Manager at Student Launch Pad. She is from South Jersey and is majoring in Environmental Science and Spanish. Growing up her father owned his own floral business. Alex has seen first-hand how challenging it can be to run a business and she brings this experience to the Student Launch Pad. Alexandra wants to use what she learns from the Student Launch Pad to get the most out of every opportunity, create connections with the Baltimore ecosystem, while helping with other students with their own pursuits. “I am excited to work with everyone on their ideas and startups!

Muinat Lawal

Muinat Lawal

Muinat Lawal is the Operations Associate in the Student Launch Pad team. She is a senior majoring in Business Administration, with a concentration in Human Resources. She wants to work for a nonprofit agency or within a government organization after graduation. On campus she is the Vice President of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) TU chapter. “I cannot wait to help all of you and help my team!”