Advisory Board

The COS Advisory Board members in a line on top of the Kendeda building, with the overcast Atlanta skyline behind them
Paul S. Goggin

Paul S. Goggin

B.S. in Physics 1991

Member at Large, Georgia Tech Association Board of Trustees
CTO, Free All Media

Heidi Schindler

Heidi Schindler

BS in Applied Biology 1997

Head of Research Technology Specialists
and Isotec Sales, MilliporeSigma

Dr. Allen Annis

Allen Annis

B.S. in Chemistry 1993

Senior Vice President, Research
Aileron Theraputics, Inc

Cynthia L. 'Cindi' Bossart, VMD

Cynthia L. “Cindi” Bossart, VMD

B.S. in Applied Biology 1974

Owner, Animal Hospital of Fort Lauderdale

S. Rutt Bridges

S. Rutt Bridges

B.S. in Physics 1973, M.S. in Geophysical Sciences 1975

Managing Director, Quest Capital Partners
Author, Driverless Car Revolution

Michael Cobb

Michael Cobb

B.S. in Chemistry 1975, Ph.D. in Chemistry 1980

Founding Partner, InnovaNet

Mercedes Dullum

Mercedes Dullum

B.S. in Biology

MD, Medical College of Georgia
Author, Driverless Car Revolution
Consultant, Nuance Communications Inc

Belma Erdogan-Haug

Dr. Belma Erdogan-Haug

Ph.D. in Chemistry 2003

3M, Global Learning and Collaboration Manager

John C. Ford Ph.D.

John C. Ford Ph.D.

Ph.D. Physics 1972


Elizabeth Gadsby

Elizabeth Gadsby

Ph.D. in Chemistry 2004

eGad Innovation, Innovation Strategist

Alexis E. Gallardo

Alexis E. Gallardo

B.S. in Chemistry 1991

Productos Lux, S.A., Director

Karla Haack profile shot

Karla Haack

Ph.D. in Biology 2009

Associate Medical Writer, Merck

Jeffrey Scott Hurley

Jeffrey S. Hurley

Ph.D. in Chemistry 1992

Vice President, Nonwovens and Fibers at Central National

Clinton H. Joiner

Dr. Clinton H. Joiner

B.S in Chemistry 1971

Aflac Children’s Endowed Chair for
Hematology, Emory/CHOA

Thomas S. Kim

Thomas S. Kim

BS in Chemistry 1992

President and CEO, EpivVario Inc.

Craig R. Lentzsch

Craig R. Lentzsch

B.S. in Applied Mathematics 1970

Executive Chairman, All Aboard America! Holdings, Inc.
Board Member, Wanderu, Inc.
Adjunct Faculty, University of Denver
Founding Board Member, Transportation Institute, University of Denver

Fred A. Levin

Dr. Fred A. Levin

B.S. in Applied Biology 1972

President (Retired)
East Atlanta Gastroenterology

Thomas E. "Tem" McElroy Jr.

B.S. in Physics 1965

Former member, Georgia Tech Advisory Board
Chairman, McElroy Metal, Inc.

Nathan Meehan

D. Nathan Meehan. Ph.D., P.E.

B.S. in Physics 1975

CMG Petroleum Consulting, Ltd., Founder

W. Steven Metzer, MD

W. Steven Metzer, MD

B.S. in Psychology 1969


David Moody

David Moody

PhD in Organic Chemistry 1988

Milliken and Company, Executive Vice President

William H. "Bill" Needle

B.S. in Chemistry 1967

Ballard Spahr LLP, Attorney (Retired)

Elizabeth Ann "Libby" Peck

B.S. in Mathematics 1975

 M.S. in Industrial Systems Engineering 1976
 Retired as Mathematical Analyst, The Coca Cola Company

Thomas R. Saylor

Thomas R. Saylor

B.S. in Applied Biology 1970

Founder and Director, Arecor Limited

Jessica Scwhind

Jessica Scwhind

B.S. in Applied Biology 2005

Assistant Professor
Georgia Southern University

Kelly Sepcic-Pfiel

Kelly Sepcic-Pfiel

Ph.D., M.S. in Chemistry

President, ArrowInno

Kerry Smith

Kerry Smith

B.S. in Applied Biology 1986

Professor/Genetics & Biochemistry and
Director/Eukaryotic Pathogens Innovations
Center (EPIC) , Clemson University

Christa Sobon profile

Christa Sobon

M.S. in Psychology

Sr Program Manager, Cox Automotive

W. Clayton "Clay" Sparrow Jr.

B.S. in Physics 1968

Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Gerald W. Staton Jr

B.S. in Chemistry 1972

Emory Healthcare, Professor Emeritus

John Sutherland

John Sutherland

B.S. in Physics 1962

M.S. in Physics 1964
Ph.D. in Physics 1967
Dean, College of Science and Mathematics
Augusta University

Charles F. Touchton

Charles F. Touchton

B.S. in Physics 1957

Senior Programmer Consultant (Retired), IBM

Nse Ufot profile

Nse Ufot


Chief Executive Officer of the New Georgia Project (NGP) and New Georgia Project Action Fund (NGP AF)

G. David Williamson

G. David Williamson

B.S. in Applied Biology 1973

Associate Director for Science
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention