Board Members

James P. Collins (Chair)

Virginia M. Ullman Professor of Natural History and the Environment

School of Life Sciences

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ

 

Enriqueta C. Bond

President Emeritus

Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Marshall, VA

 

Roger D. Cone

Joe C. Davis Chair in Biomedical Science

Professor and Chairman of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Nashville, TN

 

Joseph R. Ecker

Salk International Council Chair in Genetics

Salk Institute for Biological Studies

and Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

La Jolla, CA

 

Sean Eddy

JFRC Group Leader

HHMI Janelia Farm Research Campus

Ashburn, VA

 

Sarah C. R. Elgin

Professor of Biology

Washington University

St. Louis, MO

 

David R. Franz

Consultant

Frederick, MD

 

Stephen Friend

President, Co-Founder and Director

Sage Bionetworks

Seattle, WA

 

Elizabeth Heitman

Associate Professor

Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Nashville, TN

 

John G. Hildebrand

Regents Professor

The University of Arizona

Department of Neuroscience

Tucson, AZ

 

Richard A. Johnson

Senior Counsel and Senior Partner (retired)

Arnold & Porter LLP

Washington, DC

 

Judith Kimble

Vilas Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Medical Genetics

Investigator at Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Madison, WI

 

Mary E. Maxon

Executive Director

Science Philanthropy Alliance

Palo Alto, CA

 

Karen E. Nelson

President

The J. Craig Venter Institute

Rockville, MD

 

Robert M. Nerem

Institute Professor Emeritus

Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, GA

 

Mary E. Power

Professor, Department of Integrative Biology

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

 

Margaret Riley

President, Massachusetts Academy of Sciences

Professor of Biology

University of Massachusetts

Amherst, MA

 

Lana Skirboll

Vice President of Academic and Scientific Affairs

Sanofi

Washington, DC

 

Janis Weeks

Professor

Department of Biology

University of Oregon

Eugene, OR

 

Mary Woolley

President and CEO

Research!America

Alexandria, VA