Celine Krzan

Clinical Assistant Professor
Operations Management and Strategy


MBA, School of Management, University at Buffalo
BFA, Niagara University
BA, Niagara University


Krzan specializes in the development and delivery of entrepreneurship courses as well as design and facilitation of entrepreneurial workshops for all learning levels. She brings to her role experience in cross-discipline collaboration and program design and development of experiential learning strategies and immersive experiences. She has also served as a mentor and coach for startups and emerging entrepreneurs and led the UB Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership’s M&T Bank Minority and Women Emerging Entrepreneur Program.


  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Small Business
  • Entrepreneurship Lab (eLab)
  • Experience the 50 – Tech Trek to Silicon Valley
  • Technological Entrepreneurship
  • How Entrepreneurs Use Creativity to Improve the World

Community Service

  • Board Member and Executive Committee Member, WNY Prosperity Alumni
  • Community Organizer, Buffalo Startup Week
  • Board Member and Gala Co-Chair, Friends of Niagara University Theatre
  • Marketing Committee Member, Every Person Influences Children
  • Board Member, Second Generation Theatre Company
  • LeaderCORE Coach, University at Buffalo School of Management

Industry Experience

Krzan has worked in various marketing, public relations, product management and change management roles for such organizations as MemoryFox, Equipt Women, Shea’s Performing Arts Center, Launch NY and M&T Bank.