Chris joined the NWABR Board of Directors in 2017. Chris Antony is the Vice President of Operations at Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI) and also serves as IDRI's Environmental Health and Safety Officer. In addition, Chris acts as administrator to IDRI's Institutional Biosafety Committee and serves as a member of the organization's FISMA Joint Authorization Board. As VP of Operations, Chris has oversight of several functional areas including facilities, information technology and quality control.
Chris joined IDRI in 2011 as Facilities Manager after spending more than 35 years in private industry, most recently with a Washington-based OTC drug manufacturer and provider of safety services.
Chris graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, with a degree in Political Science.