STAC members represent the academic, business and policy leadership of Rhode Island.
Council members meet on a regular basis to review progress and develop new recommendations for enhancing research and development, supporting entrepreneurial activity, and increasing innovation in Rhode Island. Click on a person's name to view their profile.
David A. Savitz
Vice President for Research, Brown University (Co-Chair)
Vice President for Research and Economic Development, University of Rhode Island (Co-Chair)
Pierre Corriveau, Ph.D
Chief Undersea Technologies, Raytheon Company-Integrated Defense Systems
David Hibbitt, Ph.D.
Founder and Former Chairman, ABAQUS, Inc.
Molly Donohue Magee
Executive Director, SENEDIA
Executive Director of Quality, Amgen Rhode Island
Patricia C. Phillips
Dean of Graduate Studies, RI School of Design
Thomas Rockett, Ph.D.
Former Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Studies, URI
Peter Snyder, Ph.D.
Vice President of Research, Lifespan
Chief Innovation Officer, IGT formerly GTECH
Marcel A. Valois
Executive Director, Rhode Island Commerce Corporation
Director, Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management