Devin Leake

Chief Science Officer

Devin is interested in developing nucleic acid technologies in the area of synthetic biology and digital media. He received his Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry from the SUNY Stony Brook. Most recently, Devin was Head of DNA Synthesis at Ginkgo Bioworks and prior to that worked at Gen9, Thermo Fisher, and Dharmacon. He has over one hundred issued patents and more than thirty publications in the area of nucleic acid biology and chemistry. More importantly, he believes that Chewbacca would make an awesome jedi.