Academic Director, MBA Programs
Tichelle Sorensen is a graduate of the MIM class of 1998. She is currently an attorney with Swider Medeiros Haver practicing in the areas of intellectual property, business, cross-border transactions, marketing and employment law and the leader of the firm’s Microenterprise Practice. Tichelle taught as an adjunct instructor in the Portland State University School of Business Administration and also conducts training seminars to educate entertainers, artists and business clients on the power of a brand, marketing and consumer laws surrounding the brand in addition to other intellectual property issues. An effective negotiator, Tichelle’s prior business experience includes entertainment industry consulting, predominantly in music and gaming; strategic marketing consulting for both privately owned companies and state-owned enterprises in China; and export marketing.