Board of Governors

The Board of Governors for Argonne National Laboratory was established by UChicago Argonne, LLC. The Board’s role is to provide guidance, oversight, direction, and advice to Laboratory management with respect to scientific and technical issues, long-range objectives, budget and facility plans, cooperative research and development, outreach, and technology transfer, as well as personnel and staffing matters, and the relationship with the U. S. Department of Energy under the prime contract.


Allen Adler
Vice President, Enterprise Technology Strategy, The Boeing Company (Retired)

James L. Connaughton
President & CEO, Nautilus Data Technologies

Jane Delgado
President and CEO, National Alliance for Hispanic Health

AnnaMaria DeSalva
Consultant and Former Vice President, Corporate Communications, DuPont

Daniel Diermeier
Provost, University of Chicago

Byron L. Dorgan
Former U.S. Senator for North Dakota

Helmut Dosch
Chairman of the Board of Directors, DESY

Derek R.B. Douglas
Vice President for Civic Engagement, The University of Chicago

Polly Gault
Executive Vice President, Government Affairs (Retired) - Edison International

Eric D. Isaacs
Executive Vice President for Research, Innovation and National Laboratories, University of Chicago

Ray O. Johnson
International Advisory Board, Terrestrial Energy
Former Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Lockheed Martin Corporation

Timothy Killeen
President, University of Illinois

Edward "Rocky" Kolb
Dean, Division of the Physical Sciences, University of Chicago

Paul Kearns
Director, Argonne National Laboratory

David Nirenberg
Executive Vice Provost, University of Chicago

Pedro Pizarro
President and CEO, Edison International

Anne Pramaggiore
President and Chief Executive Officer, Commonwealth Edison Company

Thomas Rosenbaum
President, California Institute of Technology

John Sampson
Vice President, Manufacturing and Engineering, Olin Corporation

Morton Owen Schapiro
President, Northwestern University

Ed Seidel
Vice President for Economic Development and Innovation, University of Illinois

Steve Stevanovich
Founder, President and CEO of SGS Global Holdings

Angela B. Styles
Partner, Bracewell LLP

Joseph "Jay" Walsh
Vice President for Research, Northwestern University

Robert J. Zimmer
President, The University of Chicago