Board of Directors
Our advisory board includes financial, operational and medical professionals.
William Houlihan, Director
Mr. Houlihan has more than 30 years of finance experience. He has been chief financial officer for four companies between 2001 and 2008, including Metris and Hudson United Bancorp. Mr. Houlihan was an investment banker for Goldman Sachs and other major Wall Street firms from 1981 to 2000 where he advised CEOs and other corporate officers on a broad range of acquisitions, financings and other corporate transactions. Mr. Houlihan received a B.S. in Accounting in 1977 from Manhattan College, became licensed as a C.P.A. in 1979, and received his M.B.A. in Finance in 1983 from New York University Graduate School of Business.
Robert N. Schwartz, Ph.D. , Director
Dr. Schwartz has served on the Board of Directors since August 1998. Dr. Schwartz has been a visiting professor at U.C.L.A since 1979, and owner of a scientific consulting company, Channel Islands Scientific Consulting since December 2000. From 1981 to 2000, Dr. Schwartz was a Senior Research Scientist at HRL Laboratories, LLC, Malibu, California. He has a B.A. in mathematics, chemistry and physics, an M.S. in Chemical Physics from the University of Connecticut and a Ph.D. in Chemical Physics from the University of Colorado.