New Orlean BioInnovation Center

The Board

The Center’s Board of Directors is dedicated to advancing the center’s mission to assist bioscience companies in commercializing technologies in Louisiana.

Nicholas J. Altiero, Ph.D.

Dean of Science and Engineering, Tulane University


David Barksdale

CEO, Spread Networks, LLC


Arthur R. Cooper

Executive Director, Louisiana Emerging Technology Center


Dr. Gene D’Amour

Senior Vice President for Resource Development, Xavier University


Larry H. Hollier M.D.

Chancellor, LSU Health Sciences Center


Yvette Jones (Co-Chair)

The Jones Group


Joseph M. Moerschbaecher, Ph.D.

Vice Chancellor For Academic Affairs and Dean, School of Graduate Studies, LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans


Dr. Steve Nelson (Chairperson)

Dean, LSU Health Sciences Center


Ed Michael Reggie

Managing Director, Future Factory


Andre Rubenstein (Treasurer)