Bioscience and Technology Center Board of Directors

Kevin Powell

The Bioscience & Technology Business Center (BTBC) is a unique partnership among the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas Department of Commerce, University of Kansas, and the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce, to support the bioscience and technology industries in northeastern Kansas.

The Board of Directors shall consist of two (2) classes. One class (Class A) shall be compromised of the following four (4) designated persons: (i) the designee of the City Commission of Lawrence, Kansas; (ii) the designee of the Board of Commissioners of Douglas County, Kansas; (iii) the designee of the Board of Directors of the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce; (iv) the designee of the Chancellor of the University of Kansas. The other class (Class B) shall be compromised of not less than three (3) and not more than nine (9) persons, and shall include representatives of entities interested in the bioscience and technology industries and an “at-large” member who is a resident of Lawrence or Douglas County, Kansas. The Class B members of the Board of Directors shall be appointed by the Class A members of the Board of Directors.

The Board of Directors shall also include non-voting ex-officio members comprised of: (i) the City Manager of the City of Lawrence, Kansas; (ii) the County Administrator of Douglas County, Kansas; (iii) the President of the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce; and (iv) such other individuals as the Board of Directors may designate.

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