Co-Chair, Board of Governors
Ralph is an experienced executive and investor. His current investment interests include utilizing digital disruption to enable growth and supporting research to facilitate our long-term understanding of the brain. His investments include Alarm.com (ALRM), Innovation Interactive (Dentsu), Junglee (AMZN), BrassRing (Kenexa/IBM), and American Public Education (APEI). His investments are worth, in todays valuation, 10’s of Billions of dollars. Ralph believes that his business success has been largely based on of out-of-the-box thinking or paradigm shifts. This process has led Ralph to his current commitment to the Packard Center at Johns Hopkins. Ralph’s non-profit board experience includes Truste, eCornell, Brain Sciences Institute, and the Packard Center at Johns Hopkins University.
“I want to be involved with organizations that I believe can enhance of our knowledge and the future of science. The Packard Center is a highly successful early stage research organization that is developing next generation research scientists AND advancing our understanding of the brain. I have, therefore, decided to dedicate my time and efforts to it further success.”