Al Green, PhD
Previously CEO of Kent Displays, a global leader in eWriter display technology and the maker of Boogie Board eWriters. Green advises S4 on manufacturing and business strategy. He is also on the Board of Directors for a number of Northeast Ohio economic advocacy groups. Green holds a PhD from Stanford in physicss, a business degree from MIT and has been awarded 26 patents.
Barry Rosenbaum, PhD
Previously President of Akron Ascent Innovations, developer of a novel nanofiber dry adhesive, ShearGrip. Rosenbaum is a Senior Fellow at the University of Akron Research Foundation (UARF) and provides S4 advice on funding, commercialization, and startup strategy. He is a founding member of the Akron Regional Change Angels (ARCHAngels) and a lead practitioner of NSF I-Corps.
David Licate, PhD
Professor of Criminal Justice Studies at the University of Akron. David’s advice focuses on data-driven and evidence-based practices in policing organizations. He has consulted for the FBI, U.S. Attorney’s Office, and homeland security. He is a national crime analysis trainer for the Police Foundation and International Association of Crime Analysts.
Giovanna Vidoli PhD
Associate Director, Forensic Anthropology Center and Associate Research Professor at University of Tennessee Knoxville. Vidoli’s research focuses on decomposition rates of humans and mass fatality recoveries and identifications. She has participated in recovery efforts worldwide including the World Trade Center and the Boxing Day Tsunami in Thailand.