Board Of Directors

  • Mr. Max Duckworth

    Mr. Max Duckworth

    Board Member

    Max is a private investor who focuses on early-stage companies in the healthcare, biotech, energy, and other sectors. He was previously an energy executive at Constellation Energy, where over fourteen years he held a number of commercial leadership roles. Max serves on the board of several private companies, and represents the investor group on FAR Biotech’s board. He also serves as Chair of the UNICEF Mid-Atlantic board and a member of Halcyon Incubator’s honorary board in Washington, DC. Max holds a B.Sc (Hons) from Imperial College and an MA from Boston University, both in physics.

  • Erik Halvorsen, Ph.D.

    Erik Halvorsen, Ph.D.

    Board Member

    Erik is currently Director of the TMC Innovation Institute—an incubator/accelerator of 100+ companies at the largest medical center in the country. Erik has previously held senior leadership positions at Tufts University, Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard University where he started two investment funds and a number of early-stage therapeutic, device, diagnostic, digital health and robotics companies across the Harvard system for 12 years. Erik holds a B.A. and Ph.D pharmacology from the University of Virginia (1994, 2000), and an M.S. in human anatomy from the Medical College of Virginia (1995).

  • Mr. Walker Moody

    Mr. Walker Moody

    Board Member

    Walker Moody serves as Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer of Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. Moody was previously a Vice President with Goldman, Sachs & Co. Prior to Goldman, Moody was a Captain in the US Air Force, and was a Social Aide-de-Camp at the White House. Walker was recently admitted to MD Anderson Cancer Center Board of Visitors. Walker received his MBA from Auburn University and earned both a BS and BA, magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from Texas Christian University.