About

Board of Directors

Chair

Cindy Buckmaster, PhD
Director, Center of Comparative Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine

Directors

Khary Adams, MBA, MLAS
Director, Laboratory Animal Resources
Incyte

Lynn C. Anderson, DVM
Vice President, Global Animal Welfare and Comparative Medicine
Covance

Marilyn J. Brown, DVM, MS
Vice President, CHARTER Program
Charles River Laboratories

Jim D. Cox, MLAS, RLTAG
Director of Animal and Biological Services
Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Anne Deschamps, PhD
Senior Science and Policy Analyst
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)

John J. Fung, MD, PhD
Chief, Section of Transplantation Surgery
Director, University of Chicago Medicine Transplantation Institute
University of Chicago Medicine

Nancy E. Halpern, DVM, JD
Attorney
Fox Rothschild LLP

Marc Hulin, DVM, DACLAM
Institutional Official and Executive Director, Preclinical
Amgen

J. David Jentsch, PhD
Professor, Behavioral Neurosciences
SUNY – Binghamton University

Margaret S. Landi, VMD
Vice President, Animal Welfare, Ethics & Strategy
GlaxoSmithKline

Robin M. Larkin
Manager, Preclinical Research
Ethicon Inc.

Amy J. Lyons
Vice President, Corporate Security
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Leticia V. Medina, DVM
Associate Director, Animal Welfare & Compliance
AbbVie

Lisa Newbern
Chief, Public Affairs
Yerkes National Primate Research Center

Jim Newman
Account Supervisor
KGBTexas Communications

Alice Ra’anan
Director of Government Relations & Science Policy
American Physiological Society

Leland S. Shapiro, PhD
Professor of Animal Science Emeritus
L.A. Pierce College

Tony G. Waldrop, PhD
President
University of South Alabama

Gina Wilkerson, DVM
Global Animal Welfare Officer
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research

Bill Yates, PhD
Professor of Otolaryngology & Neuroscience
University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine

Donna Zyry, DVM, MS, CPIA
Associate Research Fellow
Global Animal Welfare & Compliance, Comparative Medicine
Pfizer

Honorary Directors

Howard C. Hughes, VMD

John D. Young, VMD, MS
Director, Comparative Medicine
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center