SOURCE: Methuselah Foundation

May 16, 2008 17:35 ET

Methuselah Foundation Welcomes Kevin M. Dewalt to Executive Advisory Board

SPRINGFIELD, VA--(Marketwire - May 16, 2008) - The Methuselah Foundation is pleased to announce that Kevin M. Dewalt, currently a Director at In-Q-Tel, has joined the Executive Advisory Board of the Methuselah Foundation. As a member of the Board, Mr. Dewalt will help the Foundation plan and execute strategic operating initiatives to grow from a start-up organization to a world-class non-profit.

In-Q-Tel is an independent strategic investment firm that identifies innovative technology solutions to support the mission of the broader U.S. Intelligence Community. Mr. Dewalt has over 15 years experience driving technology innovation in start-ups, large companies, and the federal government. His past experience includes work for the US Coast Guard, The Motley Fool, and FINRA (NASD).

Mr. Dewalt received a Commission and Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the US Coast Guard Academy where he was the #1 graduate in his class. He received a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.

About his joining the Foundation, Mr. Dewalt remarked, "I'm honored to be working with Dr. Aubrey de Grey and the rest of the Foundation to help advance the long-term humanitarian mission of extending healthy human lives worldwide by curing the diseases that cause debility and suffering as we age."

About the Methuselah Foundation

The Methuselah Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to accelerating the development of foreseeable, science-based therapies to combat aging. Its main activities are the funding of SENS research, and the Methuselah Mouse Prize, which is being offered to the scientific research teams that significantly extend the lifespan of middle-aged laboratory mice. Further details of the Methuselah Foundation can be found at:

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