The Advisory Board of the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame comprises outstanding, eclectic leaders and inventors from public corporations, private businesses, research universities, nonprofit institutes, governmental agencies, and other areas.


Name Affiliation
Phoebe Cade Miles, President Cade Museum
Kathy Castor, U.S. Representative Florida’s 14th Congressional District
Steven C. Currall, President University of South Florida
Michael J. DeLuca, Intellectual Property Counsel Florida Power & Light, NextEra Energy
Elizabeth Dougherty, Eastern Regional Outreach Director United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
Kenneth Ford, Founder & CEO Florida Institute for Human & Machine Cognition
William Scott Green, Senior Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education University of Miami
Andrew H. Hirshfeld, Commissioner for Patents U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Richard A. Houghten, Founder, CEO & President Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies
Kelli Hunsucker, President Florida Academy of Sciences
Richard Jove, Institute Director Cell Therapies Institute
Julian Mackenzie, President and CEO MOSI
T. Dwayne McCay, President and Chief Executive Officer Florida Institute of Technology
Arthur Molella, Director Emeritus Lemelson Center at the Smithsonian Institution
Janet E. Petro, Deputy Director NASA – John F. Kennedy Space Center
Paul R. Sanberg, President National Academy of Inventors
Mark Sharpe, Executive Director Tampa Innovation Alliance
Paul Sohl, CEO Florida High Tech Corridor Council