Director, Industry Relations and Strategy
6054 S. Drexel Ave., Suite 405
Chicago IL 60637
David Gross is the director of industry relations and strategy for the Polsky Center. He focuses on building relationships with industry partners on behalf of the Polsky Center and manages a portfolio of strategic projects in the areas of innovation and science.
Prior to moving to Chicago, Dave was the COO of a commercial construction company in Des Moines, Iowa. He has also worked in real estate strategy for Walgreens, and as a business analyst for Target in Minneapolis.
Dave holds an MBA from Duke University and a BA from Northwestern University in economics and geography.