Life Science Tennessee is a member organization, driven by a robust Board of Directors who steer the organization’s strategic direction. The Board of Directors consists of industry executives from all areas, with representation from Tennessee’s research institutions, entrepreneurs, policy experts, economic development professionals and experienced scientists.

Glenn Perdue, Kraft Analytics, LLC

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Glenn Perdue Chairman, Executive Committee KRAFTCPAs
Jenn Adams Vice Chairman, Executive Committee August Bioservices
Kayla Graff Secretary, Executive Committee SweetBio
Hunter Rost Treasurer, Executive Committee Resource Label Group
Tom Ballard Executive Committee, Economic Development Chairman PYA
Kelly Mullins Executive Committee, Advocacy Chairman Pfizer
Alejandra Alvarez Director Regional One Health
Audrey Depelteau Director ETSU Innovation Lab
Brian Laden Director Appello Pharmaceuticals
Dr. Larry Marnett Director Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Elizabeth Fox Director St. Jude Children’s Hospital
Eric Mayer Director New Day Diagnostics
Eva Quinley Director CSL Plasma
Jennifer Zachry Director Orion Therapeutics
Jessica Taveau Director Epicenter Memphis
John Martin Director Smith + Nephew
Josh Eckelberry Director Solas Bioventures
Judy Jenkins Director Johnson & Johnson
Julie Lampley Director Epstein Becker Green
Kyle Kamrath Director Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Liz Sillay Director HCA Healthcare
Maha Krishnamurthy Director UTRF
Michael Werner Director Holland & Knight
Pete Nelson Director AgLaunch
Rob Readnour Director Mountain Group Partners
Shawn Glinter Director Pendant Biosciences
Chris Locke Ex Officio GMMDC
Lindsey Cox Ex Officio LaunchTN