Researchers whose discoveries save lives and strengthen society. Entrepreneurs whose big bets build the economy and revolutionize industries. Educators whose guidance inspires the next generation and prepares the workforce. Policymakers whose visionary leadership lays the foundation for a vibrant future.
These are Arizona's bioscience champions.
Coordinating an event such as the recent Arizona Bio Expo on nonbillable time is no small feat. But that degree of work comes naturally to Jon McGarity, current chairman of the Arizona Bioindustry Association. McGarity says the ABA is betting on a bright future for Arizona's bioindustry, and he is doing the legwork to get it there.