Board of Directors

Meeting Dates:

  • March 5, 2015
    Time:  8:30 am – 4:00 pm
    Location: Executive Board Room, Madren Center
  • June 19, 2015
  • October 21, 2015


Mr. George Acker (Chair Elect, Secretary)
South Carolina Vice President
Government & Community Relations
Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC
Bio_Acker, George

Dr. Stanley C. Ahalt
Director, Renaissance Computing Institute
Professor, Department of Computer Science
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Bio_Ahalt, Stan

Dr. George Askew
Vice-President, Public Service and Agriculture
Interim Dean, CAFLS
Director, Experiment Station
Associate Dean for Ag and Natural Resources
Clemson University

Dr. Joseph T. Bailey (Emeritus)
(Retired) Vice President, Research and Development
3M Industrial & Consumer Sectors
Bio_Bailey, Joe

Dr. John Ballato (Ex-Officio)
Vice President for Economic Development
Clemson University
Bio_Ballato, John

Mr. Andrew B. Cajka, Jr.
Southern Hospitality Group
Bio_Cajka, Andy

Dr. James P. Clements (Ex-Officio)
Clemson University
Bio_Clements, James

Mr. Brett A. Dalton (Ex-Officio)
Vice President for Finance & Operations
Clemson University
Bio_Dalton, Brett

Dr. R. Larry Dooley (Vice Chair) (Ex-Officio)
Interim Vice President for Research
Clemson University
Bio_Dooley, Larry

Dr. Anand Gramopadhye
Dean, College of Engineering & Science
Clemson University
Bio_Gramopadhye, Anand

Ms. Kathy Harris
Sr. Vice President, Corporate Development
Sharecare, Inc.
Bio_Harris, Kathy

Mr. Frank A. Landgraff (Chair)
General Counsel
GE Power Systems
Bio_Landgraff, Frank

Dr. Gregory Pickett
Senior Associate Dean
College of Business & Behavioral Science
Clemson University
Bio_Pickett, Greg

Ms. Casey Porto (Ex-Officio)
Executive Director
Clemson University Research Foundation
Bio_Porto, Casey

Mr. Mark Richardson (Ex-Officio)
Board of Trustees, R&ED Committee Representative
Manager and Owner
MAR Real Estate, LLC
Bio_Richardson, Mark

Mr. Charles Tegen (Treasurer)
Clemson University
Bio_Tegen, Charles

Ms. Tracy S. Warren
General Partner
Battelle Ventures, LP
Bio_Warren, Tracy

Mr. Michael L. Watt
President & CEO
Scientific Research Corporation
Bio_Watt, Michael