William H. Danforth, M.D.
Founding Chairman Emeritus Director
Chancellor Emeritus, Washington University in St. Louis
John F. McDonnell
Retired Chairman of the Board, McDonnell Douglas Corporation
Philip Needleman, Ph.D.
Former Chief Scientist and Head of R & D, Monsanto/Searle/Pharmacia
Former Chairman, Department of Pharmacology, Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine
Brett D. Begemann
President and Chief Operating Officer, Monsanto Company
Senator Christopher S. "Kit" Bond
Partner, Thompson Coburn LLP
Blackford F. "Beau" Brauer
Executive Vice President, Hunter Engineering Company
Vice President, Brand Marketing Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Enterprise Holdings, Inc.
Alexander N. Cartwright, Ph.D.
Chancellor, University of Missouri
Christopher B. Danforth
General Partner, Cultivation Capital Life Science Fund and Managing Director, The Yield Fund
Steven M. Fox
Managing Director, Harbour Group Industries, Inc.
Robert J. Jones, Ph.D.
Chancellor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Vice President, University of Illinois
Managing Partner, Sage Capital LLC
David W. Kemper
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
Managing Director, RiverVest Venture Partners
Principal, Client Strategies Group, Edward Jones
Todd R. Schnuck
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Mary Danforth Stillman
Executive Director, Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls
Robert L. Virgil, D.B.A. (Emeritus Director)
Retired Partner, Edward Jones
Eric R. Ward, Ph.D.
Co-Chief Executive Officer, AgBiome, Inc.
Mark S. Wrighton, Ph.D.
Chancellor, Washington University in St. Louis
Peter S. Wyse Jackson, Ph.D.
President, Missouri Botanical Garden
Usha Barwale Zehr, Ph.D.
Chief Technology Officer, Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Company, Ltd.