Governing Board of Directors

The Center receives external oversight and advice from scientific, business and academic experts on the BRCC Governing Board of Director’s.

Donald R. Parfet, Chairman
Managing Director, Apjohn Group LLC

Steve Arwood
President and CEO, Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Mike DeVries
Managing Director, EDF Ventures

John M. Dunn
President, WMU

Robert Gadwood
President and Chief Scientific Officer, Kalexsyn

Peter Jones
Director, Van Andel Research Institute of Grand Rapids

Daniel Litynski
Vice President for Research, WMU

Henry Skinner
Managing Director, Novartis Venture Funds

Jan Van Der Kley
Vice President for Business and Finance, WMU