Research Professor, University of Michigan, Center for Human Growth and Development, Founder and President, Global Philanthropy Alliance
Anne C. Petersen has significant experience in organized philanthropy; with four years as Associate Director of the Health Program at the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation; nearly a decade at the WK Kellogg Foundation as Senior VP Programs with responsibility for all programs in the US, Latin America, and southern Africa; and decades of experience as a consultant or advisor to US and non-US foundations. She was also a university researcher for 25 years, an academic administrator for 14 years, and spent 3 years a President-appointed, Senate-confirmed federal agency executive.
Drew Senyei, M.D., is managing director at Enterprise Partners Venture Capital, where he leads the life science practice. He has served on over 25 public and private boards, including Ascenta Therapeutics, Celladon, Celula, Complete Genomics, Ophthonix, TargeGen and Scoperta. Prior to joining Enterprise Partners in 1987, Dr. Senyei was a physician and entrepreneur. While still a medical student at Northwestern University, where he earned his M.D., Senyei developed a drug delivery device and licensed it to Eli Lilly. All told, he holds 20 patents in healthcare-related products and services. Dr. Senyei sits on the Council of Advisors at UCSD's Jacobs School of Engineering and UC San Diego's Health Sciences Advisory Board.
Advisory Board Members
Mark Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Strategic News Service
Vinton G. Cerf, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google
Robert W Conn, President, The Kavli Foundation
Raouf Y. Halim, Chief Executive Officer, Mindspeed Technologies, Inc.
Roberto Padovani, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, QUALCOMM
Duane Roth, Chief Executive Officer, CONNECT
Stanton Rowe, Corporate Vice President for Advanced Technology, Edwards Lifesciences
Phil Smith, Executive Director of the National Research Council, Former Co-Chair of AB, 2001-2011
Kathi Vian, Director Ten Year Forecast, Institute for the Future
Andrew Viterbi, President, The Viterbi Group, Professor Emeritus, University of California, San Diego
Warren Washington, Senior Scientist, National Center for Atmospheric Research
Telle Whitney, President and CEO, Anita Borg Institute
Emeritus Board Members
Forest Baskett, Venture Partner, New Enterprise Associates
John Seely Brown, Independent Co-Chairman of the Deloitte Center of Edge Innovation
Deborah Estrin, Professor of Computer Science & Director of
Center for Embedded Network Systems, University of California, Los Angeles
Dennis Lettenmaier, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington
David Schramm, President and Chief Executive Officer, Maxwell Technologies
Joesph Sussman, Professor of Engineering Systems and Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology