Board of Trustees

Executive Committee

Benjamin H. Hulsey, J.D., President
Thompson Coburn, LLP, Partner

Kenneth L. Wagner, J.D., Vice President
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, Vice President and Corporate Secretary – Retired

Robert L. Caulk, Treasurer
United Industries, former Chairman & CEO

J. J. Stupp, Assistant Treasurer
Exegy, CFO, Retired

Jennifer K. Lodge, Ph.D., Secretary
Washington University School of Medicine, Professor, Molecular Microbiology; Associate Dean for Research, Vice Chancellor for Research

Frank Doerner, Officer
Boeing, Vice President, Chief Engineer, Research & Technology

Janet R. Jackson, Ph.D., Officer
Nestle Purina Petcare R&D, VP and Director, PetCare Research

Philip O. Alderson, M.D., Officer
Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Dean Emeritus


Parviz H. Ansari, Ph.D., Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Dedric A. Carter, Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, Associate Provost, Associate Vice Chancellor for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and Vice Chancellor for Operations and Technology Transfer

Brian Clevinger, Ph.D., Prolog Ventures, Managing Partner

Dean L. Franklin, J.D., Thompson Coburn, LLC, Attorney

Graham Fisher, Ph.D., SunEdison Semiconductor, Chief Scientist, Retired

Thomas George, Ph.D. University of Missouri – St. Louis, Chancellor

Victoria Gonzalez, NIDUS Partners, Partner

Rick Holton, Jr., Holton Capital, Partner

Carissima (Chris) Hudson, Ph.D., SunEdison Semiconductor, Director of Crystal Research and Development

Timothy Kessler, Express Scripts, Vice President Information Technology

Amy Komnick, Monsanto, Vice President, North America Sales Effectiveness

Toni M. Kutchan, Ph.D., Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, Vice President for Research

James Peterson, Ph.D., Novus International, R&D

Mabel Purkerson, M.D., Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Professor Emerita

David A. Smoller, Ph.D., BioGenerator, Entrepreneur in Residence

George Tomazi, P.E., Mallinckrodt, Director of Design and Construction, Retired

Cheryl Watkins-Moore, D.P.M., M.B.A., BioSTL, Director of Bioscience and Entrepreneurial Inclusion

Advisory Trustees

Charles R. Granger, Ph.D., University of Missouri – St. Louis, Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor, Departments of Biology and Teaching & Learning

Charles Hoessle, Saint Louis Zoological Park, Director Emeritus

David Isserman, Isserman Consulting, LLC, President

Paul S. Markovits, Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis Institute for School Partnership, Science Educator

Judy Medoff, Ph.D., Saint Louis University, Professor Emerita Biology

Charles W. Oertli, P.E., Guarantee Electrical, Chairman

Ralph S. Quatrano, Ph.D., Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Science, Dean

Peter H. Raven, Ph.D., Missouri Botanical Garden, President Emeritus

Barbara Schaal, Ph.D., Washington University, Spencer T. Olin Professor of Biology, and National Academies of Science, Vice President

William S. Sly, M.D., Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Professor, and Chair, Departments of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

James A. Stemmler, J.D., Attorney at Law

Janey S. Symington, Ph.D., Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Associate Research Professor Emerita

Greg Wilson, D.Sc., Department of Energy, Director of Photovoltaics


Jeffrey P. Bonner, Ph.D., Saint Louis Zoological Park, President and CEO

James C. Carrington, Ph.D., Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, President

Peter Wyse Jackson, Ph.D., Missouri Botanical Garden, President

Frances Levine, Ph.D., Missouri History Museum, President

H. Gerard Schwartz, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., Jacobs/Sverdrup Civil, Inc., Chairman, Retired

Bert Vescolani, Saint Louis Science Center, President

Thomas A. Woolsey, M.D., Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, President Emeritus, Professor

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