A HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology faculty investigator was featured in a video for Huntsville Mayor Thomas Battle’s 2015 State of the City address. Howard Jacob, PhD, helped draw attention to the sense of opportunity that permeates Huntsville. Jacob is the executive vice president for genomic medicine and chief medical genomics officer at HudsonAlpha. The “Dreamers and Doers” video also featured Peyton McNully, founder of HudsonAlpha associate company Leavendary.