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The Biopark

Park Leadership

UMB Health Science Research Park Corporation (RPC) Leadership

The University of Maryland, Baltimore established the UMB Health Sciences Research Park Corporation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, in 2003 to manage its biomedical research development, the BioPark.


James L. Hughes
President, RPC
Vice President and Chief Enterprise & Economic
Development Officer
University of Maryland, Baltimore

Jane Shaab
Senior Vice President, RPC
Assistant Vice President for Economic Development
University of Maryland, Baltimore

Board of Directors

John M. Prugh
RPC Chair
President, CEO & Director of Alex Brown Realty Inc.

Harold E. Chappelear, LLD (Hon.)
InternaSource, LLC

Dr. David L. Dalton
Health Resources, Inc.

Marilynn K. Duker
The Shelter Group

John M. Hamilton
Vice President of Lending
MECU of Baltimore, Inc.

Richard J. Himelfarb
Chairman, Investment Banking
Stifel Financial Corp.

Bahija Jallal, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President, AstraZeneca
Head of MedImmune

The Honorable Janet S. Owens
Former Anne Arundel County Executive

Alberto Mas
Worldwide President
BD Diagnostics-Diagnostic Systems

Edward M. Rudnic, Ph.D.
Chief Operating Officer, QRxPharma Limited
Founder, MiddleBrook Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

UMB Health Sciences Research Park Corporation audited financial statements and IRS Forms are available upon request. Please contact Nancy Woon Schaefer.