Prior to joining Cook Ross, Audley worked at the American Chemical Society (ACS), the world’s largest scientific non-profit organization geared to “advancing the broader chemistry enterprise and its practitioners for the benefit of Earth and its people”. For 10 years , he led efforts to advocate for the younger chemists within the ACS governing organization; engaged with external-facing organizations who specialize in the advancement and advocacy of diversity in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics; and managed tasks for multiple ACS Board of Directors initiatives in the areas of diversity and inclusion.
Audley earned his M.S. in Management from the University of Maryland and his B.S in Chemistry from Morgan State University. He was born and raised in Baltimore, MD to parents of West Indian heritage, who both immigrated to the United States over 30 years ago from England and Jamaica, respectively. Outside of work, Audley likes to relax, travel, workout, spend time with family and close friends, and watch documentaries and pop culture interviews.