Board of Directors

 

Stowers Institute for Medical Research  
   

 

Virginia G. Stowers

Co-Founder
Stowers Institute for Medical Research

Richard W. Brown (Chair)

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

Abby Freeman

Former Executive Vice President for Administration  
Stowers Resource Management


Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado, Ph.D.

Scientific Director    
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Investigator
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Howard Hughes Medical Institute

   


Roderick L. Sturgeon

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer    
Stowers Resource Management


Jonathan S. Thomas

President and Chief Executive Officer    
American Century Investments

 

 

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.
   

Virginia G. Stowers

Co-Founder   
Stowers Institute for Medical Research

James E. Stowers III

Owner   
Oxford Companies
   

Richard Brown (Chair)

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

Abby Freeman

Former Executive Vice President for Administration  
Stowers Resource Management
   

Clifford W. Illig

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

Gina Kaiser

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

Pamela S. Lokken

Vice Chancellor for Government & Community Relations
Washington University

Robert E. Peterson, D.D.S.

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

Cici Rojas

Chief Executive Officer
Tico Productions LLC & Tico Sports

Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado, Ph.D.

Scientific Director    
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Investigator
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
   


Roderick L. Sturgeon

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer    
Stowers Resource Management


Jonathan S. Thomas

President and Chief Executive Officer    
American Century Investments
   

Maurice Watson

Partner   
Husch Blackwell

David A. Welte

Executive Vice President and General Counsel    
Stowers Resource Management
   

Julie Wilson

Former Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer
Cerner Corporation
 
   

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.