BioHio Research Park


BioHio is an Affiliate organization of The Ohio State University (OSU) College of Food, Agricultural & Environmental Sciences (CFAES) based on the campus of the Ohio Agricultural Research & Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster.

BioHio provides support to CFAES OARDC faculty, staff and students state-wide in innovation, technology commercialization and entrepreneurship. We help evaluate technology, provide commercialization guidance, network connections, and funding sources.

BioHio provides innovation support to start-up and existing companies in agbioscience and related areas in connecting with OSU CFAES OARDC resources as well as to the State of Ohio and Federal innovation and entrepreneurial resources, including funding sources. We provide commercialization guidance, entrepreneurial and business development support.

BioHio is a partner in the northeast Ohio JumpStart Entrepreneurial Network and works with economic development groups in the State of Ohio, including Wayne Economic Development Council, Team NEO and JobsOhio.


BioOhio is proud to announce the appointment of five new members to its Board of Trustees.

The Board is comprised of influential bioscience leaders from around the state, representing a variety of backgrounds and organizations. This leadership enables BioOhio to grow and achieve its goals for the betterment of its members and the bioscience industry in the state of Ohio.

Individuals joining the Board bring critical experience from the fields of academics, agbioscience, diagnostics, digital health, healthcare revenue management, infection prevention & decontamination, medical technology, pharmaceutical manufacturing, quality & regulatory affairs, and research & development. It is our pleasure to welcome:

  • Shauna R. Brummet, Ph.D., President & CEO, BioHio Research Park, an affiliate of The Ohio State University, College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Scott Gaines, Director, Business Development, EHR Solutions, CoverMyMeds
  • Stephanie Harrington, MS, CEO, Matrix Medical Devices
  • Geoff Morgan, Vice President & General Manager, Quidel
  • Stephen Norton, Senior Director, Corporate Communications and Government Affairs, STERIS

We are excited to add five of the industry’s brightest minds to our Board. Without question, Shauna, Scott, Stephanie, Geoff and Stephen will deliver beneficial direction and insights to the organization.

Please visit the BioOhio website for biographies of new and continuing Board members.


Shauna R Brummet, Ph.D.
President & CEO

BioHio Research Park
320B Pounden Technology Development Center
1680 Madison Avenue
Wooster, Ohio  44691

Phone:  330-263-3716