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The Vallee Foundation is governed by the Board of Directors led by Peter Howley, President, Gordon Hammes, Vice President, Peter Campot, Treasurer, and Jesper Haeggström, Secretary.  Day-to-day operations of the Vallee Foundation are managed by Alexa Mason, Executive Director.

governance board


  • Past President, The Vallee Foundation
    Paul C Cabot Distinguished Professor of Medical Biophysics (Emeritus), Harvard Medical School
  • Treasurer, The Vallee Foundation
    Director of Construction, Wynn Everett
  • Vice President, The Vallee Foundation
    Professor of Cancer Biology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, VVP 2006
  • Director, The Vallee Foundation
  • Director, The Vallee Foundation
    Director of the Cardiovascular Program, Karolinska Institutet, Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Karolinska Institutet, VVP 2008
  • President, The Vallee Foundation
    Shattuck Professor of Pathological Anatomy &, Professor of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School, VVP 2010
  • Assistant Treasurer, The Vallee Foundation
  • Director, The Vallee Foundation
    Managing Director, Grove Financial Services GmbH
  • Director, The Vallee Foundation
    Dr Lee's Professor of Chemistry, University of Oxford, President, Royal Society of Chemistry, VVP 2016
  • Director, The Vallee Foundation
    Gene Center Munich, LMU, VVP 2012

Directors Emeritus