AgTech Accelerator™ has brought together a diverse group of seasoned and successful company builders to create and manage the next generation of startup companies based on the world’s most promising agriculture-focused technologies.

Leadership

John W. Dombrosky

Chief Executive Officer, AgTech Accelerator

Tracy T. Jackson

CFO & Controller, AgTech Accelerator

Corey L. Huck

VP Business Development, AgTech Accelerator

Megan E. Lyman

IP/Regulatory Counsel, AgTech Accelerator

Board of Directors and Observers

John W. Dombrosky

Chief Executive Officer, AgTech Accelerator

Kristina Burow

Managing Director, ARCH Venture Partners

Joe Cook, Jr.

Principal, Mountain Group Partners

Roger Kemble, Ph.D.

President, Kemble Advisors; Former Head, Syngenta Biotechnology R&D

Geoff Kneen, Ph.D.

Manager of R&D Licensing and New Ventures, North America, Bayer’s Crop Science Division

Thong Q. Le

Chief Executive Officer, Accelerator Corporation

Ken Lee

General Partner, Hatteras Venture Partners

Joel S. Marcus

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. and Alexandria Venture Investments

Ignacio Martinez

Partner, Flagship Ventures

Derek Norman, Ph.D.

Head of Corporate Venture Capital, Syngenta

Art Pappas, MBA

Managing Partner, Pappas Capital

Aaron Schacht

Vice President of Global Research and Development / Regulatory Affairs, Elanco Animal Health, Inc.

Vipula Shukla

Sr. Program Officer, Discovery Research Agricultural Development, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Advisory Board

Roger Kemble, Ph.D.

President, Kemble Advisors; Former Head, Syngenta Biotechnology R&D

Jim Kirkwood, M.B.A.

Former Chief Science and Technology Development Officer and Vice President, GTECH; (General Mills’ Global Center for Technology Creation)

Athanasios “Thanos” Maroglou, Ph.D.

President, Symphonia Partners; CEO and Co-Founder of Rescindo Therapeutics

Doug Cameron, Ph.D.

Co-President, First Green Partners; Former Chief Scientist and Research Director, Cargill

Lonnie King, DVM, MS, MPA, Diplomate ACVPM

Interim Vice President and Dean, College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, The Ohio State University

Tim Kroenke

Principal, Kroenke Advisors L.L.C.; Former Commercial Executive, Syngenta

Eric Ward, Ph.D.

Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of AgBiome