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.

Members

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

Andrew M. Alper
Chairman, EQA Partners, L.P.

James L. Connaughton
Executive Vice President, C3 Energy

Harry L. Davis
Roger L. and Rachel M. Goetz Distinguished Service Professor of Creative Management, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

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

Robert C. Dynes
Former President, University of California

Robert Easter
President, University of Illinois

Eric D. Isaacs
Provost, The University of Chicago

Alexander “Andy” Karsner
Director, Applied Materials, Inc.

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

John W. McCarter, Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer of The Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago (Retired)

Michael Polsky
Founder, President and CEO of Invenergy

Thomas Rosenbaum
John T. Wilson Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Physics, University of Chicago

Kenan E. Sahin
Founder and President, TIAX LLC

John Sampson
Vice President, Manufacturing & Engineering, The Dow Chemical Company

Morton Owen Schapiro
President, Northwestern University

Michael H. Schill
Dean, Law School, University of Chicago

Lawrence Schook
Vice President for Research, University of Illinois

Joseph Walsh
Vice President for Research and Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University

Noel Watson
Chairman, Jacobs Engineering Inc.

MaryAnn Wright
Vice President Technology and Innovation for Johnson Controls Power Solutions

Robert J. Zimmer
President, The University of Chicago

UChicago-appointed board members include business leaders and senior administrators of local universities. (From left) Harry L. Davis, Chicago Booth professor; Beth Harris, VP and General Counsel, UChicago; Byron L. Dorgan, former U.S. Senator for North Dakota; and Robert J. Zimmer, President of the University of Chicago.