Todd Smith is Director of Customer Development at Digital World Biology where he leads business development and consulting engagements. He is a founder and the former Chief Technology Officer of Geospiza. Prior to forming Geospiza in 1997, Dr. Smith was a postdoctoral scientist in Dr. Leroy Hood's laboratory at the University of Washington. Dr. Smith degrees include a Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry from the University of Washington, and B.S. in Genetics and Biochemistry from the University of Minnesota.