Board of Directors

MOSI is operated by the Museum of Science & Industry Foundation, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that is managed by the president and a volunteer board of directors made up of community leaders. The foundation is a private, non-profit corporation which seeks to inspire the public through hands-on, minds-on experiences involving science, technology, and various industries. Sources of revenue include admissions, public and private contributions, membership, food and retail outlets, and special events. MOSI is closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.


Mike Schultz - Chair
Charlotte Brittain - Vice Chair
Mario Garcia, Jr. - Secretary
J. Michael Morris, C.P.A. - Treasurer
Robert M. Thomas - Immediate Past Chair
Molly Demeulenaere - President & CEO


Mary Mitchell Avery
Gregory A. Bayor
Maruchi Azorin Blanco
Ashley Arthur Carl
Jeanne L. Coleman, Esquire
Santiago C. Corrada
Carole L. Dale
Bret M. Feldman
Reid Haney
Annemarie Hare
Lindsey Kimball
Stephen Kucera, Ph.D.
Commissioner Al Higginbotham
Stephen Murray
Lori Nissen
Larry R. Plank
Kenneth Stewart
William M. Tingley
Ryan Toth
Ulrike Vonderlieth

National Board

Alejandro Acevedo-Gutièrrez, Ph.D.
Mark R. Arrigo
Dan E. Arvizu, Ph.D.
Kenneth Atwater, Ph.D.
Glenn A. Burdick, Ph.D. – Past Chair
Raul Cuero, Ph.D
David C. Darnell
Judy Genshaft, Ph.D.
Anita Goel, M.D., Ph.D.
Matthew J. Lazzara, Ph.D.
Louis Martin-Vega, Ph.D., P.E.
Antonia Novello, M.D.
Robert Sackstein, M.D., Ph.D.
T. Terrell Sessums
Marc Umlas, M.D.
Lydia Villa-Komaroff, Ph.D.
Edmond J. Yunis, M.D.

Mike Schultz

MOSI Board Chair Mike Schultz

President and CEO of Florida Hospital West Florida Region