Meet Our Board Members

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Vice President

Harry was born in Japan and immigrated to the US at the age of 7, growing up in northern New Hampshire.  He then went to college in Connecticut before going to grad school in North Carolina.  Prior to moving to central Ohio in 1990, he was a research fellow in Tucson, Arizona.  Harry then spent 31 years on the Biology and Neuroscience faculty at Kenyon College before retiring in 2021.  He’s married to Lisa Gichner, a retired pediatrician, and is the father of twin adult daughters.  His and Lisa’s lives are currently under the control of a beagle mix named Bailey.