Joseph P. Noel, Ph.D. 
Professor and Director, Jack H. Skirball Center for Chemical Biology and Proteomics
Arthur and Julie Woodrow Chair
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Julia Bailey-SerresPh.D. 
Botany and Plant Sciences
University of California

Pamela RonaldPh.D. 
Plant Pathology Department
University of California, Davis

John C. Walker, Ph.D.
Director and Professor, Division of Biological Sciences 
University of Missouri – Columbia 

C. Robin Buell, Ph.D. 
Michigan State University Foundation Endowed Professor of Plant Biology 
William J. Beale Distinguished Faculty
Michigan State University 

Richard D. Vierstra, Ph.D. 
George and Charmaine Mallinckrodt Professor 
Washington University in St. Louis 

Edward Buckler, Ph.D. 
Professor, Plant Breeding and Genetics
School of Integrative Plant Science
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Cornell University

Craig Pikaard, Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Distinguished Professor and Carlos O. Miller Professor
Department of Biology and Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
Indiana University