Advisory panel

The Virginia Commonwealth University Commercialization Advisory Panel includes industry experts, angel investors and local entrepreneurs who provide recommendations about critical patenting, commercialization and investment decisions.

Each quarter, the panel meets to review VCU technologies for various factors, including patentability, market need, industry feedback and stage of development.

David R. Beauregard

David R. Beauregard

Managing director and founder

Monument Square Advisors LLC

Geoffrey D. Beecher

Geoffrey D. Beecher

Senior sales specialist

Carticept Medical

L. Franklin Bost

L. Franklin Bost

Executive associate dean for innovation, outreach, finance and administration

VCU College of Engineering

Reinhold Brand

Reinhold Brand

Industry expert

Brian Carney

Brian Carney

General partner

Harbert Growth Partners

William H. Daughtrey

William H. Daughtrey

Entrepreneur-in-residence

Dominion Resources GreenTech Incubator

Alex Euler

Alex Euler

Investment director

CIT Gap Fund

James Fort

Associate director, pain management product development

Pfizer Consumer Health

Jeffrey M. Gallagher

Jeffrey M. Gallagher

CEO

Virginia Bio

Mike Grisham

Mike Grisham

President and CEO

Virginia Biosciences Health Research Corp.

Laura Markley

Laura Markley

Director of investments

NRV

Michael Innes

Managing director

Cary Street Partners

Eric Martin

Eric Martin

Director, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program

University of Richmond
Founder, 80amps

Mike McGinley

Mike McGinley

Managing partner

New Dominion Angels

Jay Moore

Jay Moore

Partner

Hunton & Williams LLC

Todd Nuckols

Todd Nuckols

Entrepreneur and vice president of business development

EnterBridge Technologies

Neil Patel

Neil Patel

Senior vice president, content, strategy and development

The Martin Agency

Carrie Roth

Carrie Roth

President, CEO and executive director

Virginia Bio+Tech Park

Dennis Schafer

Dennis Schafer

Life Science Management

Mike Whitham

Mike Whitham

Patent attorney

Whitham, Curtis, Christofferson & Cook