The Washington Advisory Group Page

"Clinton's science advisor, top industry & university scientists to discuss nation's science policy at MIT on Feb. 7." MIT News 1995 Jan. 31. Present were D. Allan Bromley, former science advisor to President Bush #1 and now Dean of Engineering at Yale; Cornell University President Frank H.T. Rhodes; and Leon Rosenberg, of the Department of Molecular Biology and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton, as well as President and CEO of the Mary Lasker Charitable Trust's Funding First, and a director of the Lasker Foundation's Research!America. Charles Vest, president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, called the meeting together.

MIT News 1995

"When the first draft of the Rensselaer Plan is presented for review by the university community, it will have first been shaped by recommendations from faculty, staff, and students. But perspectives from the outside -- from some of the country's most knowledgeable experts in higher education and scientific research -- will also help shape the new strategic plan. Those perspectives will come from the Washington Advisory Group, an internationally respected consulting firm that includes" Erich Bloch, Edward E. David, Frank Press, and Frank H.T. Rhodes. [Probably the true situation is a blueprint from the WAG, with miscellaneous criticisms by the "university community." -cast] (Top National Advisors Help With the Rensselaer Plan. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Review, Nov. 5, 1999.)

National Advisors / RPI Review 1999

Principals of the Washington Advisory Group

Principals / The Washington Advisory Group

Erich Bloch

To The Bloch Page

D. Allan Bromley

To The William T. Golden Page

C. Thomas Caskey

To The C. Thomas Caskey Page

Purnell W. Choppin

To The Purnell W. Choppin Page

Edward E. David, Jr.

The Edward E. David Page

Alexander Flax

Robert Frosch

Bruce R. Guile

Victoria Hamilton

Hamilton has been a principal of Sidney R. Knafel's SRK Management Co. since 1982.

To the Sidney R. Knafel Page

Frank Press

To The Frank Press Page

Mitchell T. Rabkin

Frank H.T. Rhodes

Rhodes Biography / Cornell University

Charles A. Sanders

The Charles A. Sanders Page

Alan Schriesheim

William J. Spencer

Daniel Tosteson

To The Daniel C. Tosteson Page

Andrew M. Werth

Robert M. White

Joe B. Wyatt

Wyatt was Chancellor and CEO of Vanderbilt University from 1982 to 2000. While a faculty member and Vice President of Harvard University, he was also a founding director and Vice Chairman of the Massachusetts Technology Development Corporation in 1978. He was a member of the National Academy of Sciences' Strategic Education Research Partnership (SERP), which also included John S. Reed.

Wyatt bio / National Academy of Sciences

Wyatt was a director of Reynolds Metals from 1992 until its merger with Alcoa in 2000. Fellow WAG principal Charles A. Sanders was also a director, from 1992 until 1995.

Reynolds Metals 2000 DEF 14A / Securities and Exchange Commission

James Wyngaarden

To The James B. Wyngaarden Page


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