Mr. Kent Kresa is a Chairman at MannKind Corp., a Chairman at California Institute of Technology, a Member at National Academy of Engineering and a Principal at University of California, Los Angeles.
He is on the Board of Directors at Los Angeles World Affairs Council, W.M. Keck Foundation, Inc., Performing Arts Center of Los Angeles County, McCallum Theatre, The John Randolph Haynes Foundation and T-Ink, Inc. Mr. Kresa was previously employed as an Independent Director by Fluor Corp., a Non-Executive Chairman by Avery Dennison Corp., a Chairman-Emeritus by Northrop Grumman Corp., a Senior Advisor by The Carlyle Group LP (Corporate Private Equity), and a Member-Governors Board by The Eli & Edythe L. Broad Foundation.
He also served on the board at General Motors Corp., General Motors Co., Motors Liquidation Co., Eclipse Aviation Corp. and The TCW Group, Inc.
He received his undergraduate degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, an undergraduate degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a graduate degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.