Boards

​​​The Crnic Institute is guided by a Board of Directors and a Scientific Advisory Board, whose members generously offer their time and wisdom to help advance our mission.

Board of Directors


Daniels, Steve

Steve Daniels, MD, PhD

Professor and Chair, Pediatrics​

University of Colorado Anschutz and Children's Hospital Colorado

Dowell, Robin

Robin Dowell, PhD

Associate Professor, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

University of Colorado Boulder​

Elliman, Donald

Donald M. Elliman, Jr. 

Chancellor for the Anschutz Medical Campus 

University of Colorado Anschutz​

Gold, Larry

Larry Gold, PhD  

Professor, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Boulder

Founder and Chairman, SomaLogic​

Hausmann, Jena

Jena Hausmann, MHA  

President and CEO

Children’s Hospital Colorado

Leinwand, Leslie

Leslie Leinwand, PhD  

Professor, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Boulder

CSO, BioFrontiers Institute

Reilly, John

John J. Reilly Jr., MD

Dean of the School of Medicine and Vice Chancellor for the Office of Health Affairs 

University of Colorado Anschutz

Sie, John

John J. Sie       

Founder and Former Chairman, Starz Entertainment Group

Co-Trustee, Anna and John J. Sie Foundation

Suchy, Frederick

Frederick Suchy, MD

Professor, Pediatrics and Chief Research Officer, Digestive Health

Children’s Hospital Colorado

Wallingford, Marybeth

Mary Beth Wallingford     

Managing Director

Anna and John J. Sie Ventures​

Sie Whitten, Michelle

Michelle Sie Whitten  

Co-Founder, President, and CEO, Global Down Syndrome Foundation

Executive Director, Anna and John J. Sie Foundation​

Scientific Advisory Board


Amon, Angelika

Angelika Amon, PhD

Co-Director, Alana Down Syndrome Center

Professor, Cancer Research and Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology​

Blumenthal, Tom

Thomas Blumenthal, PhD

Professor Emeritus, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

University of Colorado Boulder​

Cech, Tom

Tom Cech, PhD

Distinguished Professor, Biochemistry, University of Colorado Boulder

Director, BioFrontiers Institute

Gold, Larry

Larry Gold, PhD  

Professor, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Boulder

Founder and Chairman, SomaLogic​

Lawrence, Jeanne

Jeanne Lawrence, PhD

Professor, Neurology and Pediatrics

University of Massachusetts Medical School​​​

Leinwand, Leslie

Leslie Leinwand, PhD  

Professor, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Boulder

CSO, BioFrontiers Institute

OShea, John

John O’Shea, MD

Scientific Director, NIAMS, National Institutes of Health

Professor, Pathology, University of Pennsylvania​

Reeves, Roger

Roger Reeves, PhD

Professor, Physiology

Johns Hopkins Medicine​