Professor, Michigan State University
Managing Partner at Pappas Ventures
Founder and CEO, Lighter Capital
Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
The Hutch Award luncheon will be held Jan. 21 at Safeco Field on the Left Field playing surface. This year’s event will honor Jon Lester, a starting pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, and a native of Tacoma, WA, who fought back cancer to return to the major leagues. Lester was 16-6 wiht a 3.21 ERA in the 2008 season. He was given the Hutch Award, which is given annually to a Major League Baseball player who best exemplifies the honor, courage, and dedication of former pitcher Fred Hutchinson. The cost of the event is a $150 minimum suggested donation. To register, click here.