Board of Directors2018-10-19T12:26:34+00:00

Washington-State-Academy-of-Sciences

Executive Committee

Ronald Thom
President
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Staff Scientist Emeritus, Coastal Sciences Division

Anjan Bose
Past President
Washington State University

Regents Professor, and the Distinguished Professor of Electric Power Engineering in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Cathryn Booth-LaForce
Treasurer
University of Washington
Professor, Family & Child Nursing
Adjunct Professor, Psychology

Don Baer
Secretary
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Laboratory Fellow and Science Theme Lead Molecular Transformations

Donna Gerardi Riordan
Executive Director, ex officio

Board Members

Shirley Beresford (2020)
University of Washington
Senior Associate Dean, School of Public Health, University of Washington

Richard Catalano, Jr. (2019)
University of Washington
Barly Dobb Professor, Social Development Research Group

Dianne Chong (2021)
The Boeing Company
Vice President of Research and Technology, Boeing Engineering, Operations & Technology, retired

Sue B. Clark (2020)
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Chief Science and Technology Officer and a Battelle Fellow in the Energy and Environment Directorate
Washington State University
Regents Professor, Fellow of the American Chemical Society
Department of Chemistry

Cynthia Dougherty (2020)
University of Washington
Professor of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Informatics, School of Nursing
Adjunct Professor, UW School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
Nurse Practitioner, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Department of Cardiology

Thomas Marsh (2019)
Washington State University
Professor and IMPACT Director, School of Economic Sciences

Roger Myers (2019)
Aerojet Rocketdyne
Executive Director, Retired

George “Pinky” Nelson (2019)
Western Washington University
Director, Science, Mathematics and Technology Education Program, retired

John Roll (2021)
Washington State University
Professor and Vice Dean for Research, Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine
Associate Vice Dean for Health Sciences Research

Mick Smerdon (2021)
Washington State University
Regents Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics
School of Molecular Biosciences

Usha Varanasi (2019)
University of Washington
Distinguished Scholar in Residence, College of the Environment & Professor, Fishery and Chemistry Departments

Jud Virden, Jr. (2020)
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Associate Laboratory Director for the Energy and Environment Directorate