Meet the SNI Team

Our team includes 501c3 leaders, scientists, functional food experts, biotechnologists, and researchers, as well as professionals from both the public and private sectors. We come from a variety of backgrounds, but we all share a common commitment to helping solve the problem of chronic malnutrition on a global level. Below we offer a bit more about who we are and our past careers:

Dr. Glenn Sullivan

Glenn H. Sullivan, PhD – Chairman

  • Founder – Sustainable Nutrition International
  • Professor Emeritus – Food Science Institute, Purdue University
  • Founding Partner – Quintessence Joint Ventures
  • Founding/Managing Partner – Intermark Partners Strategic Management, LLC (IPSM)
  • Manager – International Food Security Programs, U.S. Department of State/United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Dr. Larry Miller

Larry R. Miller, PhD – President

  • Co-Founder – Sustainable Nutrition International
  • Associate Administrator – National Institute of Food and Agriculture, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
  • Office of the Under Secretary of Agriculture – USDA
  • National Program Leader for Animal Sciences – CSREES, USDA
Dr. Guillermo Sanchez

Guillermo E. Sanchez, PhD – Program Manager, Latin America

  • Co-Founder – Sustainable Nutrition International
  • General Manager – Quintessence Nutritionals, S.A.
  • Regional Site Coordinator – United States Agency for International Development (USAID) IPM-CRSP Central America, Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • Director – Institute for Central American Agriculture Development (ICADA)
Jennifer Phillips

Jennifer S. Phillips, MBA – Executive Director

  • Executive Administrative Assistant – Dr. Glenn Sullivan/Intermark Strategic Partners
  • Executive Director – The America China Society of Indiana
  • Executive Director – The ALS Association of Indiana (Lou Gehrig’s Disease)
  • President – PredictiveHR Consulting
Laura Tagliani

Laura Tagliani, MSci – Secretary

  • Director of Science & Compliance – Quintessence Nutritional Sciences, LLC
  • Early Stage Commercial Assessment Leader – Dow AgroSciences
  • Research Fellow – Dow AgroSciences
  • Global Regulatory Leader – Dow AgroSciences