Rocket Innovations

Board of Directors

The Rocket Innovations Board of Directors was formed to help The University of Toledo continue to find new ways to fuel economic growth in our region. These distinguished business and community leaders offer insight into the ways that the University can leverage its research assets into projects that will contribute to local and statewide growth.


Peter Machin

  Chairman of the Board
  Peter Machin
 
Former President & CEO (Retired)
  GB Manufacturing Company
  Term: 2011-2017
Bill McCreary

  Treasurer
  William McCreary
  Vice President, CIO & CTO
  Office of Information Technology
  The University of Toledo
  Term: 2009-2016
Sharon Gaber

  Ex-Officio | Voting
  Sharon Gaber
  President
  The University of Toledo
Frank Calzonetti, PhD

  Ex-Officio | Voting
  Frank Calzonetti
  Vice President of Research
  Office of Research & Sponsored Programs
  The University of Toledo
Sharon Speyer 

  Ex-Officio | Voting
  Sharon Speyer
  Northwest Ohio Region President
  Huntington National Bank
  Board Chair, The University of Toledo Board of Trustees
Andrew Hsu, PhD   Ex-Officio | Voting
  Andrew Hsu
  Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
  Office of the Provost
  The University of Toledo

Bill Fall

  C. William Fall
  President

  The William Fall Group
  Term: 2012-2018
  Former Member, The University of Toledo Board of Trustees

Bill Carroll

  William J. Carroll
  Partner
  Highland Jebco
  Term: 2013-2019
Rick Wasserman

  Rick Wasserman
  President/CEO
  Pinnacle Technology Group
  Term: 2014-2020
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  Thomas J. Winston
  Vice President of Administration & Chief Financial Officer
  Toledo Lucas County Port Authority
  Term: 2014-2020
Peter Machin

  Peter Machin
  Former President & CEO (Retired)
  GB Manufacturing Company
  Term: 2011-2017
Gary Insch

  Gary S. Insch
  Dean & Associate Professor

  College of Business & Innovation
  The University of Toledo
  Term: 2016-2018
Marna Ramnath

  Marna Ramnath
  Nurse Educator (Retired

  Medical College of Ohio
  Term: 2016-2018 
Bob Savage

  Bob Savage
  Managing Partner, CoreNetwork Fund/President

  Savage Consulting
  Term: 2016-2018
Stephen Snider

  Stephen J. Snider
  Associate Vice President for Technology Transfer & Associate General Counsel
  Office of Technology Transfer

  The University of Toledo
  Term: 2016-2018
Dean Monske   Ad-Hoc | Non-Voting
  Dean Monske
  President & CEO
  Regional Growth Partnership

Last Updated: 12/16/16