Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the UVA Licensing & Ventures Group is composed of men and women from a variety of industries, academia and the medical profession. Among this diverse group are experienced entrepreneurs, retired senior executives, medical professionals, UVA faculty and venture capital experts. Meeting quarterly, the board assists the Licensing & Ventures Group in long-range and strategic planning endeavors.

  • Lvg Peter Barris 01 Bw Web

    Peter Barris

    Position: Managing General Partner, New Enterprise Associates

  • Lvg Peter Grant 03 Bw Web

    Peter M. Grant, II

    Position: Founding Partner, Anchormarck Holdings, LLC

    Role: Chair, Board of Directors
  • Lvg Erik Hewlett 03 Bw Web

    Erik L. Hewlett

    Position: Professor Emeritus, Medicine: Infectious Diseases and International Health

  • Lvg John Lazo 06 Bw Web

    John S. Lazo

    Position: Associate Director for Basic Science, University of Virginia Cancer Center

  • Lvg Mike Lenox 01 Bw Web

    Michael J. Lenox

    Position: Academic Director and Associate Dean of the Batten Institute, Darden School of Business, University of Virginia

  • Lvg Ronald Newbold 04 Bw Web

    Ron Newbold

    Position: Senior Vice President and Head of US Business Development and Alliance Management for Otsuka America Pharmaceuticals

    Role: Vice Chair, Board of Directors
  • Lvg Pam Norris 06 Bw Web

    Pamela Norris

    Position: Executive Associate Dean for Research, School of Engineering and Applied Science

  • Melur K Ram Ramasubramanian 07 Bw

    Melur K. (Ram) Ramasubramanian

    Position: Vice President for Research

  • Lvg Richard Shannon 05 Bw Web

    Richard P. Shannon

    Position: Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, Louise Nerancy Professor of Health Policy Science, University of Virginia

  • John Macfarlane 04 Bw

    John Macfarlane III

    Position: Managing Partner, Arrochar Management LLC