Miriam John

Mim is serving in various consulting and board roles since her retirement as Vice President of Sandia’s California Laboratory in Livermore. During her Sandia career, she worked on a wide variety of programs, including nuclear weapons, chemical and biological defense, missile defense, and solar energy, and provided leadership for a number of the laboratory’s energy and national security programs. She is a member of the DoD’s Defense Science Board and Threat Reduction Advisory Committee. She is also Chair of the National Research Council’s Naval Studies Board and serves on the Academies Beckman Center Advisory Board. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the National Institute for Hometown Security. She is a past member of the Air Force Scientific Advisory Board, the Board on Army Science and Technology, and DOE’s National Commission on Science and Security. She was appointed a National Associate of the National Academies of Science and Engineering.

She is a chair of the California Council on Science and Technology. She is a member of the Dean’s advisory board for the School of Science and Engineering and chairs the Advisory Board for the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Tulane University. She is a member of the Advisory Board for MIT Lincoln Laboratory and the Board of Directors for Draper Laboratory. She is a member of the Board of Directors of SAIC and the Strategic Advisory Board for RedX Defense Systems. She has been recruited to consult for Sandia, Los Alamos, and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, and efforts evaluating the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office of DHS.

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Miriam John

Former Vice President, California Division
Sandia National Laboratories

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