Alumni Spotlight

Alumni Spotlight – In an effort to keep Alumni and Friends informed about other alumni, we have started to do a monthly Alumni Spotlight. If you would like to be spotlighted, please contact me. We would be delighted to hear from you!

Professor Laura (Graham) CroyleProfessor Laura (Graham) Croyle (BA Chemistry 2010; BS Mathematics 2010); PhD University of Kentucky 2016; Assistant Professor Salve Regina University (2016-18); Assistant Professor Baldwin Wallace University (2018-present). LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laura-croyle-77093a68/.

John GrateJohn Grate (BS Chemistry, 1975); PhD Chemistry, University of California San Diego 1981; Chemical Process R&D, Catalytica Inc (1981-90); Founding VP Catalytica Fine Chemicals (1990-01); Founding CTO and CSO Codexis (2002-12); CSO Emeritus, Codexis (2011-15); Advisor/Consultant in Los Altos, CA (2011-present); LinkedIn Bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-grate-34918919/.

Craig R. DavidsonCraig R. Davidson (BA Chemistry, 1974); MS/PhD Material Science, University of Virginia; currently Vice President, Corporate Technology at TTM Technologies. LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/craig-davidson-ph-d-56a275/.

Susan Davis-AliSusan Davis-Ali (BA Chemistry, 1986); PhD Social Psychology, University of Michigan 1992. Currently, Vice President, Organizational Transformation at Anita Borg Institute for Women in Technology at the University of Michigan. LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/susan-davis-ali-phd-9b78b31/

Todd FeltonMr. Todd Felton (BS Chemistry, 1985); Chemist, JMI-Canton Pharmaceuticals (1985-98); Technical Supervisor, Magnetek Ohio (1988-1991); Lab Manager, Power Systems (1988-98); Regional Manager, Weidmann Diagnostics (1999-2014); Vice-President, MVA Diagnostics (2014-present); LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/todd-felton-6b4a1b15/.

Julia EconomouJulia Economou (BS Chemistry, 1988); MS, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Univ Cincinnati; Scientist, Teva (1990-92); Vice President Product Development, Roxan Laboratories (1992-2016); Vice-President, West-Ward Pharamaceuticals (2016-17); Pharmaceutical Strategy Professional (2017-present); LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/julia-economou-354443100/

Kyle FieldsMr. Kyle Fields (BA Chemistry, 2010); J.D. 2013 Indiana University School of Law; Legal fellow, Federal Judiciary (2013-14); Law Clerk, DC Superior Court (2014-15) and DC Court of Appeals (2015-16); Trial Attorney, US Department of Transportation. LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kyle-fields-82158474/.

Stephanie Kane FigueroaStephanie Kane Figueroa (BS Biochemistry, 1998); MS, Physician’s Assistant Students 2001 Marquette University; Physician Assistant, Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University (2002-present); Assistant Director of Observation Services, Johns Hopkins (2011-17); Director of Observation Services, Johns Hopkins (2017-present); LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephanie-figueroa-58621712/

Dr. Douglas DosterDr. Douglas Doster (MS/PhD 1982) Research Chemist, Staffer Chemical Company (1982-85); Senior Chemist, Morton International (1985-87); Supervisor, Morton International (1987-89); Manager Analytical Dept, Morton International (1989-96); Site Manager, Morton International (1996-2001); Director of Tech Services, KIK Custom Products (2001-07); Analytical Development Manager, Lifecore Biomedical (2007-08); Lab Director, Katz Analytical Services (2009-12); Senior Chemist, Aspen Research Corp (2012-present); LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/douglasedoster/.

Larson (Lars) DunnLarson (Lars) Dunn (BA Chemistry, 1977); LinkedIn bio: Ph.D. Chemistry Texas A&M; Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1988-1995); Mill and Fermentation Superintendent, Archer Daniels Midland Company, (2003-05); Plant Manager, Lincolnway Energy (2005-08); Director of Tech Services, Dupont (2009-16); Tech Service Manager, CTE Global (2016-present); https://www.linkedin.com/in/larson-lars-dunn-151897109/.

Dr. Louis A. Coury, Jr.Dr. Louis A. Coury, Jr. (BS Chemistry, 1982); PhD Cincinnati 1988; postdoc Univ. North Carolina; Assistant Professor, Duke University (1990-97); Director of Research, Bioanalytical Systems (1997-2000); Head, Eli Lilly (2000-07); Director at Eli Lilly (2007-2018); Associate Director Biogen (2018-present) LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lou-coury-9a700013/.

Donna CovingtonDonna Covington (MS Chemistry, 1979); MS Leadership, Asbury Theological Seminary 2013; Vice President Lexmark International (1990-2007); Dean, College of Business, Delaware State University (2014-present) LinkedIn bio: https://www.linkedin.com/in/donna-covington-21496822/