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Industry Advisory Board

The Industry Advisory Board counsels MMB program staff onĀ curriculum and marketing to ensure our students have the quality education and foundational experiences necessary for success after graduation. Current Industry Advisory Board members and their affiliation are listed below.

Member NameCompany/AffiliationPosition
Geoff BockNorth Carolina State University Project Manager, Plant Sciences Initiative 
Ben BuehrerZenBioVP
Jason Caplan EnSolve BiosystemsCEO
Mike CarnesSBTDCTechnology Commercialization Consultant
Martyn DarbyAffinergyDirector of Research
Vivian DoellingNorth Carolina Biotechnology CenterBusiness and Technology Director
Kristen Eads*GlaxoSmithKlineDirector, Consumer Marketing
Kathleen KennedyNorth Carolina Biotechnology Center (Retired)Former VP of Education and Training
Cedric PearceMycosynthetix
CEO
Giles ShihBioResource InternationalCEO
Michael StocumInivata LimitedCEO
Jacob Traverse*Triangle Global Health ConsortiumExecutive Director
*M.M.B. Alumni