Dr. Kelly J. Tiller is President and CEO Genera Energy, Inc. Dr. Tiller earned her Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics from University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She is widely recognized as an industry expert, having been called on more than a half dozen times to testify before Congress and frequently providing agency briefings and analyses.

Tiller will be on stage during Startup Day participating in a fireside chat about her company’s recently secured $118 million investment for sustainable packaging and fiber products made from grass.