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
Consultant

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

Marc Hulin, DVM, DACLAM
Executive Director, Veterinary Sciences & Institutional Official
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Richard B. Huneke, DVM, MPH, DACLAM
Executive Director, University Laboratory Animal Resources
Drexel University College of Medicine

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

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

Stacy Pritt, DVM, MS, MBA, CPIA, DACAW
Director of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Office
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

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

Thomas J. Rowell, DVM
President and Chief Operating Officer
Primate Products, Inc.

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

Gina Wilkerson, DVM
Senior Officer Animal Welfare and Ethics
GSK Pharmaceuticals

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
Executive Director and Assistant Dean, Comparative Medicine
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center