Kevin Moore

Kevin Moore is the Biobased Chemicals Platform Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Though he technically reports to the Vice President for Research at ISU, Moore serves as a conduit between research and industry, working closely with CBiRC director Brent Shanks, Iowa State researchers, and BioConnect Iowa to help identify promising emerging technologies and facilitate their development into commercial products.


From 2017 through 2021, Moore served first as vice president for the Advanced Separations Group, then vice president for BioProcess Solutions for Trucent, Inc. Prior to those positions, he served in a broad range of capacities during his 27-year tenure with Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Company, including vice president of BioProducts Operations, vice president of the BioProducts and Industrial Group, and vice president and then president of Renewable Chemicals.