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Advisory Council Members

 Name/TitleYears of ServiceExternal Affiliation
Rakesh Agrawal
Winthrop E. Stone
Distinguished Professor
2012 - Present School of Chemical Engineering
Purdue University
Udit Batra
President and CEO
2014 - Present EMD Millipore Corporation
Brian Baynes
Partner
2014 - Present Flagship Ventures
Linda Broadbelt
Sarah Rebecca Roland Professor
Associate Dean for Research
2010 - PresentDepartment of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Northwestern University
Arup K. Chakraborty
Robert T. Haslam Professor of Chemical Engineering
2007 - Present Department of Chemical Engineering, MIT
Morton Collins
General Partner
1984 - Present Battelle Ventures
Thomas F. Degnan, Jr.
Council Chairman
2009 - Present ExxonMobile Research & Engineering Co.
Robert W. Gore
Honorary Chairman
1990 - PresentW. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.
Thomas L. Gutshall
Co-Founder and Chairman
1996 - Present Cepheid
John Markels
President, Merck Vaccines
2004 - Present Merck & Co.
Kara Odom Walker
Cabinet Secretary
2018 - PresentState of Delaware,
Department of Health & Social Services
Lynn Walker
Professor
2014 - Present Carnegie Mellon University

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