BOARD OF DIRECTORS ALUMNI

Gary McDowell, PhD

Gary McDowell, PhD

Board Alumnus , FoR Founder, and Executive Director (2016 - 2019)

CEO and Founder, Lightoller LLC, Chicago, IL

David Riglar, PhD

David Riglar, PhD

Board Alumnus (2016 - 2019)

Sir Henry Dale Research Fellow, Imperial College London, UK

Kearney Gunsalus, PhD

Kearney Gunsalus, PhD

Board Alumna (2016 - 2019)

Assistant Professor Siena College, NY

Yelena Bernadskaya, PhD

Yelena Bernadskaya, PhD

Board Alumna (2016 - 2018)

Postdoctoral Researcher New York University, New York, NY

Sonia Hall, PhD

Sonia Hall, PhD

Board Alumna (2017 - 2019)

Director of Engagement and Development, Genetics Society of America, Pittsburgh, PA

Harinder Singh, PhD

Harinder Singh, PhD

Board Alumnus (2017 - 2021)

Program Director, Graduate Professional Success in STEM (GPS-STEM), University of California, Irvine

Sarah Junco Wong, PhD

Sarah Junco Wong, PhD

Board Alumna (2017 - 2019)

Science Assistant, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST), Okinawa, Japan

Calvin N. Ho, PhD

Calvin N. Ho, PhD

Board Alumnus (2017 - 2019)

Manager, Patient Centered Science, AstraZeneca, Gaithersburg, MD

Jack Nicoludis, PhD

Jack Nicoludis, PhD

Board Alumnus (2018 - 2020)

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of California San Francisco, CA

Emma Alme, PhD

Emma Alme, PhD

Board Alumna (2020- 2021)

ASHG Policy Fellow, Lewis-Burke Associates, LLC Washington, D.C.

Jessica Polka, PhD

Jessica Polka, PhD

Board Alumna, FoR Founder, and President (2018 - 2020)

Director, ASAPBio

Patricia Goodwin, PhD

Patricia Goodwin, PhD

Board Alumna and Clerk (2016 - 2018)

Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Boston, MA

Kristin Krukenberg, PhD

Kristin Krukenberg, PhD

Board Alumna (2016 - 2017)

Analytical Scientist, Shire, Lexington, MA

Rodoniki Athanasiadou, PhD

Rodoniki Athanasiadou, PhD

Board Alumna (2016 - 2017)

Data Scientist, H2O.ai, New York and Mountain View

Nicole Parker, PhD

Nicole Parker, PhD

Board Alumna (2017 - 2021)

Science Policy Analyst, Ripple Effect Communications, Rockville, MD

McKenzie Carlisle, PhD

McKenzie Carlisle, PhD

Board Alumna (2017 - 2019)

Program Manager, BioFire Diagnostics, Salt Lake City, UT

Dean Procter, PhD

Dean Procter, PhD

Board Alumnus (2017 - 2019)

Postdoctoral Researcher, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Keerthi Shetty, PhD

Keerthi Shetty, PhD

Board Alumna (2018 - 2019)

Scientist/Scientific Project Manager, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA

Daniel Pham, PhD

Daniel Pham, PhD

Board Alumnus (2018 - 2020)

Senior Associate, Milken Institute Center for Strategic Philanthropy

Sarah Mazzilli, PhD

Sarah Mazzilli, PhD

Board Alumna, FoR Founder, and Treasurer (2016 - 2018)

Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Rebeccah Lijek, PhD

Rebeccah Lijek, PhD

Board Alumna and Clerk (2016 - 2017)

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Mount Holyoke College

Kyle Dolan, PhD

Kyle Dolan, PhD

Board Alumnus (2016 - 2017)

Head of Science and Innovation (Chicago), UK Science & Innovation Network

Erica Walsh-Michel, PhD

Erica Walsh-Michel, PhD

Board Alumna (2016 - 2018)

Senior Scientist, Pharmacology, Merck, MA

Adriana Bankston, PhD

Adriana Bankston, PhD

Board Alumna (2017 - 2021)

Principal Legislative Analyst, University of California Office of Federal Governmental Relations, Washington, DC

Teon Brooks, PhD

Teon Brooks, PhD

Board Alumnus (2017 - 2018)

Data Scientist, Mozilla, Brooklyn, NY

Zach Farrow, PhD

Zach Farrow, PhD

Board Alumnus (2017 - 2019)

Field Application Specialist, Fluidigm Corporation, Sand Diego, CA

Vincent Boudreau, PhD

Vincent Boudreau, PhD

Board Alumnus (2018 - 2020)

Post-doctoral fellow, University of California, Berkeley and San Francisco

Liz Moore, PhD

Liz Moore, PhD

Board Alumna (2020 - 2021)

Project Manager, Health Communications, CISCRP Boston, MA