Board of Governors

Name: Title:
Gil Van Bokkelen, PhD

Chairman NCRM Board of Governors President and CEO Athersys, Inc.

Ben Vinson III Provost and Executive Vice President, Case Western Reserve University
Pamela Davis, MD, PhD Dean, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Serpil Erzurum, PhD Chairman, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic
Dan I. Simon, MD President, UH Cleveland Medical Center
Chief Academic Officer, University Hospitals

Executive Committee

Name: Title:
Linda Graham, MD Department of Biomedical Engineering, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic
John Harrington, PhD

Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Athersys, Inc.

Chandan K. Sen, PhD Associate Vice President of Research, Indiana University
Brent Toto, MHA Indiana University

Management Team

Name: Title: Specialty:
John Pounardjian, MBA Associate Director for Administration, National Center for Regenerative Medicine and Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, Case Western Reserve University Strategic Planning and Administration
Damian Junk, PhD Training and Education Program Manager, National Center for Regenerative Medicine, Case Western Reserve University Training and Education
Jane Reese Koc, MBA, MT

Operations Director, Clinical Cellular Therapy, University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center/Case Western Reserve University

Cellular Manufacturing
Kristy Short Senior Director of Development, National Center for Regenerative Medicine, Case Western Reserve University Development
Gillian Irwin, MA Communications Strategist, National Center for Regenerative Medicine, Case Western Reserve University Communications