Leadership Board

The Department of Chemistry Leadership Board was established in the Spring of 2011 to provide guidance and support for the Department’s continual drive for excellence. The Board, made up of business, academic, and community leaders, adopted the mission statement: “To offer leadership and guidance, to provide financial strength, and to achieve national acclaim as a top 10 Department of Chemistry.”

Glenn D. Boutilier Ph.D.

Research Fellow


Michael J. Collins Ph.D.

President & CEO


Nancy P. Crews Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer


Kern M. Davis M.D.



Robert H. Grubbs Ph.D.

Victor and Elizabeth Atkins Professor of Chemistry


John C. Heaton

Vice President of Research and Development


D. Kay Henderson

Data Management and Information Strategy


Eugene L. Inman Ph.D.

Vice President


Wesley Jones

Senior Vice President


Mike S. Lee Ph.D.



George Locko Ph.D.







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