“It’s an honor to be able to offer my expertise to the incredible visionaries at Scripps Research, who work tirelessly on the creation and delivery of medical breakthroughs to better human health around the globe,” Rubio said. “As an organization tackling the world’s most dire health issues, Scripps Research is developing the next generation of leaders in science and I’m excited to offer guidance and support to the entire organization.”
With Rubio’s appointment to the board, Scripps Research will also gain the insight of Stewart Butterfield, co-founder and CEO of Slack. Butterfield will serve as an observer to the board. He, too, has long supported scientific research and medicine. In 2015, he pledged his personal shares in Slack to the Equity Giving program operated by Science World, a charitable organization promoting the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) fields.
Stahl will report directly to Stevan Slijepcevic, Cubic’s newly appointed president and chief executive officer.
Prior to joining Cubic, Stahl was chief operating officer for GKN Aerospace’s Defense Business segment. He’s also served in key leadership roles with Honeywell Aerospace, MD Helicopters and Raytheon.
In honor of Earth Day, which is April 22, the San Diego Business Journal will feature stories every week in April highlighting local companies and industries taking the lead in terms of sustainability practices and environmental awareness and conservation.
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