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Rich Smalling

CEO, American Innovations
Rich Smalling


  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1985
  • M.B.A., University of Michigan, 1993


CEO, American Innovations, Austin, TX, since 1994

Why I Serve On The Board

I am grateful for the education I received at Virginia Tech and I would like help improve the experience for future generations.

Corporate Board Positions

  • Origin Materials, 2016-Present
  • Center for Positive Organizations at University of Michigan, 2014-Present
  • Young Presidents’ Organization of Austin, 2005-Present