KellyRose Fluty is a Patent Coordinator in the Knoxville Office, where she focuses on coordinating activities directed by UTRF management in the execution of current IP operational processes and future strategic initiatives. Prior to joining the UTRF team, Fluty served as the assistant director of student life at Emma Willard School in Troy, New York. Fluty’s experience includes her prior service as a civil rights paralegal with Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) where she collaborated with attorneys, investigators and the VCU campus community regarding Title IX.