2018 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

President: Russell Allen, CEO and President, Georgia Bio
Chairman: Frank McDaniel, Esq., Founding Shareholder, McDaniel Law Group, PC
Chairman, Membership Committee: R. Jason Thomas, Wealth Management Senior Vice President, The Northern Trust
Chairman, Investment Screening Committeee: Jack Merritt
Treasurer: Eric Carter, Brady Ware & Company
C. Michael Cassidy, CEO and President, Georgia Research Alliance
Robert "Bob" McNally, CEO, GeoVax Labs.
Ed Schutter, CEO and President, Arbor Pharmaceuticals
Special Advisor: H. Lee Herron, VP of Commercialization, Georgia Research Alliance
Managing Director: Stephen MacDonald, PhD, MBA, Bio/Med Investor Network

2018 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Ghislaine Austin, President (Retired), Northern Trust
Christopher M. Cashman, EVP and Chief Commercialization Officer, MiMedx
Abel De La Rosa, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer, Drug Innovation Ventures at Emory
Paul Gianneschi, Managing Partner, Hatch Medical LLC
Christopher J.W.B Leggett, MD, Interventional Cardiologist and Entrepreneur    
Dennis C. Liotta, PhDExecutive Director, Emory Institute for Drug Development
Russell M. Medford, MD, PhD, Salutramed Group, CEO and President
Jayne Morgan, MD, Director Of Innovation and Research Development at Piedmont Healthcare
George Painter, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, Drug Innovation Ventures at Emory
Howard D. Palefsky, Managing Director, Victoria Capital Management
Joseph Patti, PhD, President JP Biotech Advisors
Palaniswamy “Raj” Rajan, Founder and Managing Partner, CTW Venture Partners
Brian Reynolds, Chatham Capital; Managing Partner
Raymond Schinazi, PhD,  Professor, Emory University

Tiffany Wilson, Executive Director, Global Center for Medical Innovation (GCMI)
Jay Yadav, MD, Chairman and CEO (Retired), CardioMEMS/St. Jude Medical