Howard Hughes Medical Institute 2010 Annual Report

Trustees & Officers

Trustees

James A. Baker, III, Esq.
Senior Partner
Baker Botts L.L.P.
Ambassador Charlene Barshefsky
Senior International Partner
WilmerHale
Joseph L. Goldstein, M.D.
Regental Professor and Chairman
Department of Molecular Genetics
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Hanna H. Gray, Ph.D.
Chairman (Through May 4, 2010)
President Emeritus and Harry Pratt Judson Distinguished Service Professor of History
The University of Chicago
Garnett L. Keith
Chairman
SeaBridge Investment Advisors, L.L.C.
Former Vice Chairman and Chief Investment Officer
The Prudential Insurance Company of America
Fred R. Lummis
Chairman and CEO
Platform Partners, L.L.C.
(Effective January 1, 2010)
Paul Nurse, F.R.S.
President
The Rockefeller University
Dame Alison Richard, Ph.D.
Vice-Chancellor
University of Cambridge
Clayton S. Rose
Senior Lecturer of Business Administration
Harvard University
Former Head of Global Investment Banking
J.P. Morgan & Co.
Kurt L. Schmoke, Esq.
Chairman (Effective May 4, 2010)
Dean
Howard University School of Law
Anne M. Tatlock
Director, Retired Chairman and CEO
Fiduciary Trust Company International

Officers

Robert Tjian, Ph.D.
President
Craig A. Alexander
Vice President and General Counsel
Peter J. Bruns, Ph.D.
Vice President for Grants and Special Programs
Jack E. Dixon, Ph.D.
Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer
Mohamoud Jibrell
Vice President for Information Technology
(Effective March 22, 2010)
Avice A. Meehan
Vice President for Communications and Public Affairs
Edward J. Palmerino
Vice President for Finance and Treasurer
Gerald M. Rubin, Ph.D.
Vice President and Director
Janelia Farm Research Campus
Landis Zimmerman
Vice President and Chief Investment Officer
Joan S. Leonard
Senior Counsel to the President
(Through January 16, 2010)

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Principal Staff Members

David J. Asai, Ph.D.
Grants Program Director
Mark A. Barnard
Managing Director, Private Investments
Seth Brown
Associate General Counsel
Marian B. Carlson, Ph.D.
Senior Scientific Officer
(Through June 1, 2010)
Winfred J. Clingenpeel
Director of Purchasing
(Through January 1, 2010)
Jill G. Conley, Ph.D.
K-RITH Program Director
Van Ellis
Associate General Counsel
William R. Galey, Ph.D.
Grants Program Director
Brian Gredder
Associate Investment Counsel
Heidi E. Henning
Deputy General Counsel
Marion M. Howard
Assistant Controller
(Through January 1, 2010)
Matthew L. Johnson
Director of Procurement
(Effective April 5, 2010)
Tuajuanda C. Jordan, Ph.D.
Grants Program Director
Stephen M. Kitsoulis
Managing Director, Fixed Income and Currencies
Robert J. Kolyer, Jr.
Managing Director, Diversifying Assets
M. Ram Lee
Managing Director, Portfolio Strategies
Martha Kay Lequeux
Director of Human Resources
Dennis WC. Liu, Ph.D.
Grants Program Director
Gregory W. Loftin
Director of Internal Audit
Anil Madhok
Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Investments
Margaret Feczko May
Associate General Counsel
(Through August 4, 2010)
Edwin W. McCleskey, Ph.D.
Scientific Officer
Dennis M. McKearin, Ph.D.
Senior Scientific Officer
Cheryl A. Moore
Chief Operating Officer, Janelia Farm Research Campus
Kevin Moses, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Science and Training, Janelia Farm Research Campus
Robert C. Mullins
Controller
Richard A. Pender
Managing Director, Global Equities
Philip S. Perlman, Ph.D.
Senior Scientific Officer
Pamela A. Phillips
Director of Research Operations
Susan S. Plotnick
Assistant Treasurer
Carl D. Rhodes, Ph.D.
Senior Scientific Officer
Dianne J. Smith
Associate General Counsel
Lauren Talner Spiliotes
Associate General Counsel
Glen M. Zwicker
Chief Investment Counsel

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Honors & Awards

Honors & Awards

Join us in congratulating HHMI scientists, scholars, and educators who received special recognition this year.

Annual Reflections

Annual Reflections

HHMI President Robert Tjian’s annual letter, accompanied by reflections from Trustee Hanna H. Gray.

Research Highlights

Research Highlights

Explore the work of HHMI scientists through an interactive feature that highlights some of the year’s notable discoveries.