Paul Jaques

Program Director

Paul serves as the Director of Student & Community Engagement for Spartan Innovations. A dedicated mentor, he works closely with Michigan State University undergraduate students, helping them take their business ideas and inventions to market. In addition to Conquer Accelerator, Paul spearheads several programs aimed at engaging Michigan’s entrepreneurial community, including the GreenLight Michigan Business Model Competition—a state-wide competition that partners with organizations, such as MSUFCU and the MEDC, to award $100k in cash prizes. He holds a Master of Arts in Public Relations from MSU and a Bachelor of Science in Advertising/Public Relations from Grand Valley State University.