New Jersey Inventors
Hall Of Fame

Past/Present BoT

NEW JERSEY INVENTORS HALL of FAME

Board of Trustees and Committee Members since1987 Inception                                

Name

Company Affiliation

Type Member

Abdi, Ali, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, NJIT

BoT - Innovator

Addeo, Eric

Bellcore

BoT - Inv.of Year

Agostino, Joseph

Greenberg Traurig, LLP - patent attorney

BoT

Albohn, Arthur, Hon.

NJ - Assemblyman -

BoT

Anderson, Denise

NJIT - Director, Visibility & Marketing

BoT

Asdal, Robert

The Hydraulic Institute

Selection Judge

Aversenti, Candida

General Magnaplate -Pres. & COO

BoT

Aversenti, Edmund

General Magnaplate - Exec. V.P. & COO

BoT

Avery, Leslie

Sarnoff Corporation

V.P. 2006-2011, President since 2011 - Inv. of Year

Bain, John N.

Law Firm - Senior Partner

BoT

Baker, William O.,PhD

NJ Commission. Science. & Tech - Vice Chair.

BoT - Hall of Fame

Ballen, Maxine

NJ Technology Council - President

BoT

Bearison, Len

AT&T-Intellectual Property - Vice President

BoT

Bleich, Eric

GT Law - patent attorney

BoT

Blekicki, Henry

NJIT - Exec. Dir. Economic Development

Selection Judge

Blow, James H. Jr.

Newark Business Dev. Center - Project Director

Chairman - 1993-1994

Bochner, Ron, MD

OB/GYN

BoT - Special

Bowden, Murrae, PhD

Network Technologies - Bellcore-Assistant V. P.

BoT -Inv. Of Year

Brandinger, Jay, PhD

NJ Comm. Science & Technology. - Assist. V. P.

BoT

Buchalter, Gilbert

Pharmaceutical Innovations Inc.- President

BoT - Inv. of Year

Burke, William J.

Sarnoff Corp -V.P. Intellectual Prop. & Licensing

BoT

Caldwell, Carlyle, PhD

National Starch & Chem. Corp. - Chair. Exec. Comm.

BoT - Hall of Fame

Carney, Richard

American Chemical Society

Selection Judge

Carnes, James E., PhD

David Sarnoff Research Center - Pres. & COO

BoT

Clarke, Gertrude, PhD

NJ Bus./Industry/ Sci. Ed.Consortium  -Founder (1981) & Director (18 years) + Educator +  Physicist (ret.)

Vice Pres. 2002-2005

President 2006-2011

Cohen, Edward

NJ Commission. Science. & Tech Exec. Director

Selection Judge

Covino, Charles

General Magnaplate - Founder

Selection Judge

Crosbie, John

NJ Comm. Sci. & Tech.-Assoc. Dir., Leg. /Pub. Affairs

Committee Chair

Daghlian, John

R&D Council of New Jersey

BoT

Del Campo, Anthony

Hackensack University Medical Center

BoT

Dingwall, Andrew G.

David Sarnoff Research Center

Selec. Judge-Hall of Fame

Dreyfus, Edward

REFAC Technology Dev. Corp. - Vice President

Executive Committee

Dzuba, Charles

PSE&G Co. Metallurgical Engineer

BoT -Historian/Archivist

Eisenberger, Peter

Princeton University-Director Materials Institute

BoT

Falk, James Esq.

Darby & Darby

Selec. Judge-Hall of Fame

Fenster, Saul K, PhD

NJIT - President

Co-Founder; Chairman - 1990, 1995-1996

Frazer, Alan

NJ Historical Society - former Curator

Selection Judge

Garfield, David C.

Ingersol Rand Inc., President (ret.)

BoT

Gasparik, Michael

Economic Development Corporation

Selection Judge

George, Jeffery

AT&T - V.P.,  Intellectual Property Management

BoT

Gerbauckas, Maryanne

Edison Museum

BoT

Gilbert, Arlene

NJIT - V.P for Development

Secretary BoT

Godfrey, Leonard

Univ. of Med. & Dent of NJ-Assoc. Dir. Patent Medicine

Selection Judge

Goldberg, Edward, PhD

NJ Dept. Higher Education - Assistant Chancellor

Committee Co-Chair

Goldfarb, Samuel

Princeton University - Professor & consulting engineer

BoT

Gorham, Doug

IEEE

BoT

Green, Howard

NJ Historical Commission. - Research Director

Selection Judge

Greene, Michael Esq.

Intellectual Property - AT&T -V.P.

BoT

Gussin, Robert K.

Johnson & Johnson - V.P. Sci. & Technologies

BoT

Hassen, Paul

NJIT - Assoc. Director of Public Relations

Member

Horovitz, Zola

Bristol-Myers-Squibb-V.P. Business Dev. & Plan.

Executive Committee

Howarth, Charles

Liberty Science Center - President

Executive Committee

Howell, Jeff

American Society of Microbiology - NJ Branch

Selection Judge

Iovine, Carmine

National Starch & Chem Co. - V.P. Res. & Dev.

BoT

Israel, Paul, PhD

Rutgers Univ. Dir. & Gen. Editor.-Edison Papers

Secretary BoT

Izzo, Chris

Rutgers - Office of Technology Commercializaion

BoT

Janosz, David

Technology Educators Assoc. of NJ

BoT

Jeffrey, Tom

Edison Papers - Microfilm Editor

Selection Judge

John, Ricky, PhD

Board of Public Utilities

BoT - Innovator

Johnston, George

Gibbons Law - patent attorney

BoT

Johnstone, Michael

Foster & Adoptive Family Services

BoT

Kalisher, Sheila

National Society of Inventors

BoT

Kamen, Melvin, PhD

Revlon Technologies - Exec. Vice President

BoT - Inv. of Year

Kosonocky, Walter

NJIT - Distinguished. Prof. - Department Chair

Exec. Comm., Hall of Fame

Kuo-Yann Lai

Colgate-Palmolive

Selec. Judge - Inv. of Year

Kuznicki, Steven, PhD

Engelhard Corp. - Research Fellow

BoT - Inv. of Year

Labowsky, Lillian

Ridgewood High School science teacher

BoT - Advancement of Inv.

LaPlante, Lauren

PSE&G

Selection Judge

Lea, Michael Dr.

NJ Academy of Science - President

BoT

Lechevalier, Hubert

Waksman Institute of Microbiology, Rutgers Univ.

Selec Judge - Hall of Fame

Lee, Wooyoung

Mobil Chem. Co. - Manager Edison Research Lab

BoT

Lemelson, Jerome

Lemelson Invention Co.

Advisory Chair, Hall of Fame

Lewis, Peter

PSE&G - Manager - Research & Development

Selection Comm.Chair

Luchak, George, PhD

Governor?s Scientific Advisory Committee -Chairman

BoT

MacCracken, Calvin

Calmac Manufacturing Company - CEO

BoT - Hall of Fame

Magoun, Alexander PhD.

Sarnoff Library - Exec. Director & Curator

BoT

Mahoney, Jean

Princeton Univ. - office of Res. & Sponsored Programs

Selection Judge

Makoujy, Anthony

R&D Council of New Jersey - Exec. Director

BoT

Martinson, John H.

Edison Venture Fund - Managing Partner

BoT

McNany, Eugene

Bellcore - Public Affairs Director

Executive Committee

Millerand, Lucye

NJIT - Coordinator of Special Events

BoT-Treasurer: 1990-2002

Millet, Marcus

Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholtz & Melnik

BoT

Milo, Joseph V.

Universal Valve Company - President

Comm. Chair - Inv. of Year

Monaco, Mario

Merck & Co. - Director of Patents

Committee Chair

Montague, Norma

NJIT - Office Manager

Member

Olsen, Gregory

Sensors Unlimited - President

BoT -  Inv. of Year

Ondrick, Patricia

NJIT - Associate Vice Pres, University Advancement

Exec. Comm. & BoT

Peacock, David

Stevens Inst. of Tech., Dir. Intellectual Prop Mgt.

BoT

Persson, Gelorma

Little Silver Repair Center - owner

Committee Chair

Pfefferle, William

Engelhard Corporation

Selection Judge

Pincus, George

NJIT - NCE Dean

Selection Judge

Pines, Seemon H., PhD

Merck & Co., Vice President

Advisory Chair

Putnam, Borden R., Hon.

NJ Dept Comm., Energy & Econ. Dev.- Commissioner

BoT

Ringel, Harriet

NJIT - Spec. Assist, for Univ. Advancement Programs

Member

Roman, Harry

PSE&G, NJ & Soc. of Professional Engineers

Chairman 1997-2005;

Inv. of Year

Schepartz, Saul

UMDNJ. Robt. W. Johnson Med. School Assoc. V.P.

Selection Judge

Schmerzler, Lawrence

National Society of Inventors - Professor

Selection Judge

Schepartz, Saul

Univ. of Med. & Dent of NJ -Assoc. Vice Pres., I.R.

Selection Judge

Selitto, Ralph W

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

BoT

Silvetti, Brian

Calmac Manufacturing

Selection Judge

Simon, William E.

WSGP International Inc. - Chairman

BoT

Singley, Mark

American Society of Agricultural Engineers

Selection Judge

Sinisgalli, Alan

Princeton University - Dir., Research & Projects Adm.

Selection Judge

Smeraglia, Vince

Rutgers - Office of Research Commercialization

BoT

Smith, Amelia Neznec, PhD

NJ Academy. of Science - President

BoT

Speer, Raymond

NJ Patent Law Association

Selection Judge

Sperber, Philip

Refac International - Law/Invention - President

Co-Founder; Chairman - 1989

Stricker, Roger Esq.

Lucent Technologies - V.P. Intellectual Property

BoT

Sumner, Eric

Institute of Elect. & Electron. Engineers - President

Chairman - 1991-1992

Szymanski, Chester, PhD

Unilever Research U.S. Inc. - Pres. & CEO

BoT

Tai-Ming Chu

NJIT

Selection Judge

Thornton, William

Prime Color Inc.- President

Committee Chair

Tselos, George

National Park Service - Edison Papers

Selection Judge

Weber, Roy

AT&T Bell Laboratories

Selec.Judge - Hall of Fame

Westphal, Fred

NJ State Chamber of Commerce - President

BoT

Whittaker, Edward, PhD

Stevens Institute of Technology - Professor

BoT

Wilson, Susan, PhD

Colgate-Palmolive Co.-World Wide Manager, Environ. Affairs

Vice Chair - Inv. Of Year

Wittman, Wayne

PSE&G

BoT

Wong, Michael, M.D.

Princeton Eye Group - Ophtalmologist

BoT - Innovator

York, Otto

York Industries

Selection Judge