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Kenneth P. Trevett, JD, Chair

Executive Director, Vaccine Development Center of San Antonio

Walter D. Downing, Jr., P.E., Vice Chair

Executive VP, Southwest Research Institute

Richard Perez, Secretary/Treasurer

President, San Antonio Chamber of Commerce (Ex officio with vote)

Ann Stevens, President


Founding Chair
Henry Cisneros, Founding Chair

Chairman, City View (Ex officio with vote)

Ann Stevens, President
Roxana Chumney, Membership and Administrative Services Coordinator


Board of Directors
Bernard Arulanandam, Ph.D., Interim Vice President for Research

UTSA (Public Universities & Colleges)

John Benedict, Senior VP and Chief Administrative Officer

CPS Energy (Community at Large)

Delbert Chumley, M.D., Partner

Gastroenterology Consultants of San Antonio

Ian Clements, M.Sc., CEO

Santalis Pharmaceuticals

Walter D. Downing, P.E., Executive Vice President

Southwest Research Institute (Research Organizations)

Winston Erevelles, Ph.D., Dean, School of Science, Engineering & Technology

St. Mary's University (Private Universities and Colleges)

Gary Frashier, M.B.A., P.E., Managing Partner

Targeted Technology (Venture Capital/Investors)

Andrea Giuffrida, Vice President for Research

UT Health Science Center (Health Science Centers)

George B. Hernandez, Jr. J.D., President & CEO

University Health System (Hospitals)

Fred Hines, President & CEO

Clarity Child Guidance Center (Any Category Other than Military)

Martin Landon, CEO

BioBridge Global (Specialty Health Providers)

Bruce Leslie, Ph.D, Chancellor

Alamo Colleges (Community Colleges)

Debra Niemeyer, PhD, DAF, Chief Scientist

59th Medical Wing, and Co-Chair, San Antonio Military Health System Research Consortium (Military Healthcare Organizations)

Pamela Parish, President

San Antonio Region, Broadway Bank (Community at Large)

Jim Reed, President

San Antonio Medical Foundation (Associations and Foundations)

Jeff Ruiz, VP, Diabetes Solutions for the Americas

Medtronic (Bioscience Firms)

Ann Salamone, President

Rochal Industries LLC (Bioscience Firms)

Jenna Saucedo-Herrera, President & CEO

San Antonio Economic Development Foundation

Kenneth P. Trevett, J.D., Chair

Vaccine Development Center of San Antonio (Any Category Other than Military)

Ex Officio Board Members
Ivy Taylor, Mayor

City of San Antonio (Ex officio with vote)

Henry Cisneros, Ph.D.

BioMed SA Founding Chair (Ex officio with vote)

David Marquez, Executive Director, Economic Development

Bexar County (Ex officio with vote)

Richard Perez, President & CEO

San Antonio Chamber of Commerce (Ex officio with vote)

Stephen C. Fitzer, Executive Director

Bexar County Medical Society (Ex officio with vote)

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