Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) welcomes new Corporate Advisory Board members

CSHL is pleased to announce the addition of the following members to the Laboratory’s Corporate Advisory Board (CAB) in 2013:

Rich Humann - humann_willen Top: Rich Humann
Bottom: Joe Willen
Ms. Szigethy's photo is unavailable
As President and CEO of Melville-based H2M, Rich leads about 230 employees at one of the area’s largest and longest standing engineering, architectural and environmental firms. 

Nancy Szigethy
– Nancy is the founder and CEO of NMS Management, which provides educational forums for senior investment officers from endowments and foundations, family office executives, and other institutional investors under our membership platforms.

Joe Willen –
Joe is founder, President and CEO of the Advantage Group, and has been in the title insurance business since 1984. Willen founded Advantage Title in 1987, and in 2008 the organization expanded to be known as the Advantage Group. In addition to its Melville headquarters, the company also has offices in Huntington, Riverhead and Manhattan.

Established in 1992, the CAB serves as a liaison to the corporate community and assists in
securing unrestricted dollars for annual support of CSHL. Comprised of influential business
leaders from large and small companies on Long Island and Manhattan, the CAB is a necessary and vital component to the continued success and mission of CSHL. Led by Chairman Edward A. Chernoff of MARS, the CAB assisted in raising over 6 million dollars in unrestricted funding in 2012.


About Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Founded in 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has shaped contemporary biomedical research and education with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology and quantitative biology. CSHL is ranked number one in the world by Thomson Reuters for impact of its research in molecular biology and genetics. The Laboratory has been home to eight Nobel Prize winners. Today, CSHL's multidisciplinary scientific community is more than 600 researchers and technicians strong and its Meetings & Courses program hosts more than 12,000 scientists from around the world each year to its Long Island campus and its China center. Tens of thousands more benefit from the research, reviews, and ideas published in journals and books distributed internationally by CSHL Press. The Laboratory's education arm also includes a graduate school and programs for undergraduates as well as middle and high school students and teachers. CSHL is a private, not-for-profit institution on the north shore of Long Island. For more information, visit