IDA Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

Preston M. Green, III, IDA Chair 
Mr. Preston M. Geren, III

Chair, IDA Board of Trustees; President, Sid W. Richardson Foundation; former United States Secretary of the Army; former member, United States House of Representatives

 
Dr. Ann R. Karagozian

Distinguished Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles

Dr. Steven E. Koonin 
Dr. Steven E. Koonin

Director, Center for Urban Science and Progress, New York University; former Under Secretary of Energy for Science, Department of Energy; former Chief Scientist, BP; former Professor, Theoretical Physics, California Institute of Technology.

Ledgett 
Mr. Richard H. Ledgett, Jr.

Former Deputy Director, National Security Agency; former Deputy Director, Analysis & Production, National Security Agency; former Deputy Director, Data Acquisition, National Security Agency

Ms. Deborah Doyle McWhinney 
Ms. Deborah Doyle McWhinney

Former Head, Global Digital Merchant Acquiring, Citigroup; former President, Citigroup Personal Banking and Wealth Management; former President, Schwab Institutional

Dr. Jill P. Mesirov 
Dr. Jill P. Mesirov

Associate Vice Chancellor for Computational Health Sciences; Professor School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego; Professor of Medicine, Division of Medical Genetics, School of Medicine, and Moores Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego; former Associate Institute Director, Chief Informatics Officer, and Director, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Programs at The Eli and Edythe L. Broad Institute, MIT and Harvard University; former Manager of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, IBM

 Admiral Eric T. Olson, USN (Ret.) 
Admiral Eric T. Olson, USN (Ret.)

President and Managing Member, ETO Group, LLC; Adjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs and Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, Columbia University; former Commander, United States Special Operations Command

General John Paxton, USMC (Ret.) 
General John Paxton, USMC (Ret.)

Former Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps; former Commanding General, United States Marine Corps Forces Command; former Commanding General, Fleet Marine Force Atlantic; former Commander, United States Marine Corps Forces Europe

Dr. William H. Press 
Dr. William H. Press

Professor, Computer Science and Integrative Biology, University of Texas at Austin; Senior Fellow Emeritus, Los Alamos National Laboratory; former Deputy Laboratory Director for Science, Technology & Programs, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Gen. Norton A. Schwartz, USAF (Ret.)  
Gen. Norton A. Schwartz, USAF (Ret.)

President/CEO, Business Executives for National Security. Former Chief of Staff, U.S. Air Force.

Dr. Ellen D. Williams 
Dr. Ellen D. Williams

Distinguished University Professor, University of Maryland, College Park; former Director Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy; former Chief Scientist, BP

Governor Thomas J. Ridge - Trustee Emeritus 
Governor Thomas J. Ridge*

Trustee Emeritus, IDA Board of Trustees; former Secretary, United States Department of Homeland Security; former Governor of Pennsylvania




*Trustee Emeritus