Board of Governors

The Board of Governors for Argonne National Laboratory was established by UChicago Argonne, LLC. The Board’s role is to provide guidance, oversight, direction, and advice to Laboratory management with respect to scientific and technical issues, long-range objectives, budget and facility plans, cooperative research and development, outreach, and technology transfer, as well as personnel and staffing matters, and the relationship with the U. S. Department of Energy under the prime contract.


Allen Adler
Vice President, Enterprise Technology Strategy, The Boeing Company

Doyle N. Beneby
President and Chief Executive Officer for CPS Energy

James L. Connaughton
Executive Vice President, C3 Energy

AnnaMaria DeSalva
Vice President, Corporate Communications, DuPont

Byron L. Dorgan
Former U.S. Senator for North Dakota

Helmut Dosch
Chairman of the Board of Directors, DESY

Derek R.B. Douglas
Vice President for Civic Engagement, The University of Chicago

Polly Gault
Executive Vice President, Government Affairs (Retired) - Edison International

Eric D. Isaacs
Provost, The University of Chicago

Ray O. Johnson
International Advisory Board, Terrestrial Energy
Former Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Lockheed Martin Corporation

Timothy Killeen
President - University of illinois

Edward "Rocky" Kolb
Dean, Division of the Physical Sciences, University of Chicago

Donald Levy
Vice President for Research and for National Laboratories, The University of Chicago

Peter B. Littlewood
Director, Argonne National Laboratory

Walter E. Massey
President, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Pedro Pizarro
President, Southern California Edison

Thomas Rosenbaum
President, California Institute of Technology

John Sampson
Vice President, Operations, Dow Chlorine Products, The Dow Chemical Company

Morton Owen Schapiro
President, Northwestern University

Lawrence Schook
Vice President for Research, University of Illinois

Steve Stevanovich
Founder, President and CEO of SGS Global Holdings

Angela B. Styles
Chair, Crowell & Moring

Joseph "Jay" Walsh
Vice President for Research, Northwestern University

Noel Watson
Chairman, Jacobs Engineering Inc.

Robert J. Zimmer
President, The University of Chicago

UChicago-appointed board members include business leaders and senior administrators of local universities. (From left) John W. McCarter, Jr., former president and chief executive officer, The Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, Robert C. Dynes, former president, University of California, and Walter E. Massey, president, School of the Art Institute of Chicago.