Leadership

Our leadership team drives the strategic direction of the organization. As a nonprofit organization, The Jackson Laboratory is governed by its Board of Trustees.

Board of Trustees

David R. Cabot
Kathleen A. Corbet
Louis J. D’Ambrosio
David D. Elliman
Anthony B. Evnin, Ph.D.
James J. Gallogly, Treasurer
Peter F. Gerrity, Secretary
Richard S. Gurin
Charles E. Hewett, Ph.D.
Leo A. Holt, Chair
Weslie R. Janeway, Vice Chair 
Richard S. Lannamann
Sam R. Little
Edison T. Liu, M.D.
Neal B. Milch, J.D.
Dennis Paustenbach, Ph.D.
Charles M. Rice, Ph.D.
Janet Rossant, Ph.D.
David J. Roux
Edward Rubin, M.D., Ph.D.
Joan Steitz, Ph.D.
Brian F. Wruble

Chairs Emeriti

Robert Alvine
John C. Beck
Markley H. Boyer, M.D.
Winthrop Knowlton David E. Shaw
Donald A. Stern, Esq.
Brian F. Wruble
Trustees Emeriti
Robert C. Beck
Nathaniel R. Bowditch
Joseph M. Cohen
Ann M. Hirschhorn, M.D.
Julius R. Krevans, M.D.
Terry Magnuson, Ph.D.
William Rudolf Paul S. Russell, M.D.
Henry F. Sears, M.D.
Brian Sherwin
Shirley M. Tilghman, Ph.D.
Daniel R. Tishman
Carlo Vittorini
Honorary Trustees
Robert P. Adelman
William L. Elkins, M.D.
George J. Gillespie III, Esq.
William S. Harwood, Esq.
Barbara Sanford Hugus, Ph.D.
Nancy J. Kelley, J.D.
Dwight E. Lee John C. Maxwell Jr.
Hamilton Robinson Jr., Esq.
Edward L. Samek
W. Tom Sawyer Jr.
Willys K. Silvers, Ph.D.
Harold E. Varmus, M.D.

Board of Scientific Counselors

David T. Burke, Ph.D.
University of Michigan Medical School

Geoffrey Duyk, M.D., Ph.D.
Partner and Managing Director
TPG Biotech

Kenneth Fasman, Ph.D.
Vice President and Chief Science Officer
Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson
Medical Research Foundation

Nicholas Katsanis, Ph.D.
Duke University Medical Center

Andras Nagy, Ph.D.
Mount Sinai Hospital
Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute

Louis J. Ptacek, M.D.
UCSF Mission Bay, Box 2922
Fu and Ptacek Laboratories

Aviv Regev, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department of Biology

Nadia Rosenthal, Ph.D.
EMBL Australia
Australian Regenerative Medicine
Institute
Monash University

David Valle, M.D.
Johns Hopkins University School of
Medicine
Institute of Genetic Medicine