Board of Directors

 

Stowers Institute for Medical Research  
   

James E. Stowers Jr.

Co-Founder
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Founder
American Century Companies, Inc.

Virginia G. Stowers

Co-Founder
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
   

Richard W. Brown (Chairman)

Chairman of the Board of Directors
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Stowers Resource Management
American Century Companies, Inc.
Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors
BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc.


David M. Chao, Ph.D.

President and Chief Executive Officer    
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors  
BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc.

   

William B. Neaves, Ph.D.

President Emeritus    
Stowers Institute for Medical Research

Roderick L. Sturgeon

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer    
Stowers Resource Management
 
   


David A. Welte

Executive Vice President and General Counsel    
Stowers Resource Management

 
   
   
Stowers Resource Management  
Stowers Resource Management (SRM) is a Supporting Organization as that term is defined in the Internal Revenue Code. As such, it is a public charity.  Its primary function as a legal entity is to support the Stowers Institute for Medical Research.
   

James E. Stowers Jr.

Co-Founder
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Founder 
American Century Companies, Inc.

Virginia G. Stowers

Co-Founder   
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
   

James E. Stowers III

Owner   
Oxford Companies

Richard Brown (Chairman)

Chairman of the Board of Directors
Stowers Institute for Medical Research and
Stowers Resource Management
American Century Companies, Inc.
Co-Chairman
BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc.
   

David M. Chao, Ph.D.

President and Chief Executive Officer    
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors     
BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc.

Allan J. Huber

Former Executive
3M Company
   

Clifford W. Illig

Co-Founder and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors    
Cerner Corporation

Gina Kaiser

Chair of the Board of Directors
Menorah Legacy Foundation
Former General Counsel
Health Midwest
   

Robert E. Krumlauf, Ph.D.

Scientific Director
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Investigator
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Professor
Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology
The University of Kansas School of Medicine
Professor
Department of Oral Biology
University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Dentistry

Lowell
C. Kruse
Senior Fellow    
Heartland Foundation
Chair of the Board of Directors
Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education
Former president and Chief Executive Officer
Heartland Health
   

William B. Neaves, Ph.D.

President Emeritus    
Stowers Institute for Medical Research

Robert E. Peterson, D.D.S.

Retired Dentist
Retired Clinical Associate Professor
The University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Dentistry
   

Roderick L. Sturgeon

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer    
Stowers Resource Management

David A. Welte

Executive Vice President and General Counsel    
Stowers Resource Management
   

To satisfy its responsibilities, SRM manages the endowment, and provides comprehensive corporate governance and essential corporate functions, including research support, financial services, accounting, grants administration, legal, human resources, information technology, and procurement.