Dr. Gregg Zank recently retired as senior vice president, chief technology officer, and the executive director of science and technology for Dow Corning, and was with the company since 1985. In his most current position, Gregg led the innovation efforts, which includes a unified approach to advancing and managing innovation for maximum future growth based on global megatrends. He also oversaw resources and mechanisms for the development of new ideas and solutions, including a Business and Technology Incubator.
Greg graduated from UW-Superior in 1980, with a bachelor of arts degree in chemistry. He also holds a doctorate in inorganic chemistry from the University of Illinois at Urbana, and completed the executive development program from the Kellogg School of Management.
Gregg is a reviewer with the National Science Foundation (NSF), and a member of the American Chemical Society, the American Academy for the Advancement of Science, and several government lab and academic institution oversight committees. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Michigan Molecular Institute (MMI) and the Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Program (DAPCEP).