Guidance for Cyclotron Road is provided by our Leadership Council—a group of visionary industry executives, investors, entrepreneurs, and academics—and the Leadership Team of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Leadership Council:

Arun Majumdar Professor, Stanford University                                                                        

Arun Majumdar Professor, Stanford University                                                                        

Gabriel Kra Managing Director, Prelude Ventures

Gabriel Kra Managing Director, Prelude Ventures

Todd Johnson Founder and CEO, iPAR

Todd Johnson Founder and CEO, iPAR

Danielle Fong Founder and CSO, Lightsail Energy                 

Danielle Fong Founder and CSO, Lightsail Energy                 

Hemai Parthasarathy Scientific Director, Breakout Labs, Thiel Foundation

Hemai Parthasarathy Scientific Director, Breakout Labs, Thiel Foundation

Barbara Burger President, Chevron Technology Ventures

Barbara Burger President, Chevron Technology Ventures

Carmichael Roberts General Partner, North Bridge Venture Partners

Carmichael Roberts General Partner, North Bridge Venture Partners

Cody Friesen CEO, Zero Mass Water and Professor, Arizona State University

Cody Friesen CEO, Zero Mass Water and Professor, Arizona State University

Eric Toone Vice Provost and Professor, Duke University           

Eric Toone Vice Provost and Professor, Duke University           

Gia Schneider Founder and CEO, Natel Energy

Gia Schneider Founder and CEO, Natel Energy

John Wall Former CTO, Cummins                    

John Wall Former CTO, Cummins                    

Nazeer Bhore Breakthrough Research & Innovation, ExxonMobil

Nazeer Bhore Breakthrough Research & Innovation, ExxonMobil

Tom Baruch Managing Director, Baruch Future Ventures

Tom Baruch Managing Director, Baruch Future Ventures

Liesl Schindler Global Manager for External Technology Collaborations, Royal Dutch Shell

Liesl Schindler Global Manager for External Technology Collaborations, Royal Dutch Shell

Dick Swanson Founder, Sunpower                

Dick Swanson Founder, Sunpower                

Cathy Zoi Cofounder, Odyssey Energy

Cathy Zoi Cofounder, Odyssey Energy

Brian Holloway CTO Advanced Technology Lab, Lockheed Martin

Brian Holloway CTO Advanced Technology Lab, Lockheed Martin

Jeff Carbeck Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Leader, Deloitte                

Jeff Carbeck Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Leader, Deloitte                

Hal Harvey CEO, Energy Innovation                                  

Hal Harvey CEO, Energy Innovation                                  

Joel Moxley Founder and CEO, Foro Energy  

Joel Moxley Founder and CEO, Foro Energy  

Nancy Pfund Managing Partner, DBL Partners                               

Nancy Pfund Managing Partner, DBL Partners                               

Om Nalamasu CTO, Applied Materials                   

Om Nalamasu CTO, Applied Materials                   

Paul Alivisatos Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UC Berkeley

Paul Alivisatos Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UC Berkeley

Sarah Kearney Executive Director, PRIME Coalition

Sarah Kearney Executive Director, PRIME Coalition

David T. Danielson Managing Director, Breakthrough Energy Ventures

David T. Danielson Managing Director, Breakthrough Energy Ventures

Dipender Saluja Managing Director, Capricorn Investment Group

Dipender Saluja Managing Director, Capricorn Investment Group