The Leadership Team

Each Founding Partner has a seat on the Board of Directors to provide governance, fiduciary oversight, and strategic guidance for the Institute’s policies and priorities. Founding Partners determine research priorities, targeted outcomes, and may sponsor ancillary research.

 

Sandra Watson

President & CEO
Arizona Commerce Authority

John Halikowski

Director
Arizona Department of Transportation

Jack Weast

Senior Principal Engineer, Intel
VP, Automated Vehicle Standards, Mobileye

 

Dr. Michael Crow

President
Arizona State University

Dr. Rita Cheng

President
Northern Arizona University

Dr. Robert C. Robbins

President
University of Arizona

ADVISOR FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Dr. Sethuraman (Panch) Panchanathan

Responsible for leading corporate engagement strategy and directing research projects to teams from all three universities