Board Of Directors

Steven J. Shapiro

STEVEN J. SHAPIRO was most recently Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Burlington Resources. He was also a member of the Board of Directors prior to the acquisition of Burlington by Conoco Philips.  Mr. Shapiro was previously employed by ARCO where he held a number of operating and staff positions of increasing responsibility, including President of ARCO Coal Australia, Vice President of Corporate Planning, and Treasury and Business Development Assignments in both London and Los Angeles. Mr. Shapiro received his B.A. degree in Industrial Economics from Union College and his MBA from Harvard University.

Eli S. Jacobs

ELI S. JACOBS is a private investor who has invested in numerous early stage businesses in a range of sectors including medical technology and biotechnology. He currently serves as Chairman of GeoBiotics, LLC and a number of other companies.  Mr. Jacobs received a B.A. from Yale University and an LL.B. from Yale Law School.