Board of Visitors

Established in 2007, the Board of Visitors supports the college’s advancement in strategic planning, finances, research priorities, curricular innovations and other areas. The Board is composed of alumni and friends of the college who are leaders in business, technology and academia.

Magid Abou-Gharbia, PhD
Associate Dean for Research, Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
and Director of the Moulder Center for Drug Discovery Research
School of Pharmacy, Temple University

Joseph Allegra, MD, CST '70 
Network for Medical Communication and Research

Robert Arking, PhD, CST '67
Department of Biological Sciences, Wayne State University

Barry Charles Arkles, PhD, CST '70, '76
President and Founder
Gelest, Inc.

Albert Brown, CST '64
Corporate Research Fellow (retired)
Rohm and Haas 

Nicholas Colella, PhD, CST '77
Venture Partner
Incubic Venture Capital

Paul G. Curcillo II, MD, CST '84
Chief, Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery
Fox Chase Cancer Center 

Madeleine Joullie, PhD
Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania

Ira Lawrence, MD, CST '76
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
Medicis Pharmaceuticals

Stanley A. Lefkowitz, PhD, CST '65 
Executive Vice President
The Falconwood Corporation

Jay A. Novik, CST '67 (Board Chair)
Black Diamond Capital Partners, IL.P.

Aileen B. Rothbard, ScD, CST '64, EDU '69
Research Professor
School of Social Policy and Practice Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research Department of Psychiatry in the Medical School, University of Pennsylvania

Jay E. Satz, PhD, CST '61
Senior Scientific Advisor
Nutrisystem, Inc.

Seda K. Tarzian, CST '48
Medical Research Associate
Merck and Company, Inc. (Retired)

Michael Zeldin, PhD, CST '61, '65