Advisory Board

Our Core Team

Steven A. Kantor 
– Co-chair

Executive Vice President, Principal; 
KEH Insurance Agency

Robert W. Fesnak, CPA/ABV,CMA, CVA, MBA –

Retired Partner, Entrepreneurial Service Leader; 


Sina Adibi

; Adaptive Clinical Systems

Steven W. Bass, PhD

Bass BioPharm Consulting Group LLC

Michael Romano, CPA



Ryan J. Udell

Partner and Co-chair, Corporate and Securities Group;
White and Williams LLP

Partner & Owner; Ashton Tweed


Event Committee

Sina Adibi, President/CEO, Adaptive Clinical, LLC
Steven Bass, President/Founder, Bass BioPharm Consulting Group, LLC
Ken Blank, President, University Research Strategies
Shawn Fatholahi, President and CEO, MAXONA Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Robert Fesnak, Retired RSM Partner
Stefano Fratarcangeli, Principal and Owner, Princeton Enlace LLC
Matt Handel, President, ExpressCells
Steve Kantor, Executive Vice President, KEH Insurance Agency
Barry Levinson, Managing Director, Princeton BioPharma Capital Partners
Mike Loftus, Executive Director, Integrium LLC
Michael Romano, Partner, RSM
Melissa Scrimo,President and Founder, Applied Intelligence Consulting
Ryan Udell, Attorney at Law, White and Williams, LLP
Jordan Warshafky, Founder & Partner, Ashton Tweed


Princeton, NJ Breakfast Group


Steven A. Kantor 
– Committee Chair

Executive Vice President, Principal; 
KEH Insurance Agency

Martin Adelson

 Chief Operating Officer; Genesis Biotechnology Group 

Sina Adibi

 Chief Executive Officer; Adaptive Clinical Systems  

Arthur Alfaro

 Chief Executive Officer; 21MedTech  

Greg Ambra

 Chief Executive Officer; DZS Clinical Services  

Jim Berwick

 Chief Financial Officer; Clarion Brands  

Ken Blank, PhD

 Chief Executive Officer; University Research Strategies  

Joe Camaratta

 Chief Executive Officer; Medtech Playbook  

Dan Conley

 Chief Executive Officer; OnCallCFO  

Joseph Connell

 Chief Executive Officer; NeuEsse  

Michael Daley

 Chief Executive Officer; OrthogenRX  

Shawn Fathholahi

 Chief Executive Officer; MAXONA Pharmaceuticals, LLC  

Robert Fesnak

 Chief Executive Officer; Catapult Advisors, LLC  

Stefano Fratarcangeli

 President; Princeton Enlace, LLC  

Thomas Goga, Jr

 Vice President of Sales; Pernix Therapeutics  

Ramesh Gopalan

 Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer; Ayma Therapeutics  

Walter Greenblatt

 Managing Director; Walter Greenblatt & Associates  

Matthew Handel

 President; ExpressCells  

Kevin Heyeck


Laura Hong

 President; Klus Pharma  

Ping Jiang

 Director; CFO Consulting Partners  

Sofija Jovic

 ; SpringBoard Enterprises  

Mohan Kabadi

 Chief Executive Officer; DashPharma Consulting  

Rashida Kamali, JD, PhD

 Chief Executive Officer; Tactical Therapeutics  

Lou Kassa, III

 Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer; Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center, Blumberg Institute, Hapatitis B Foundation  

John Lanza

 Partner; RSM  

Barry Levinson Ph.D.

 Partner; Princeton Biopharma  

Michael Loftus

 Executive Director,; Integrium LLC  

Christopher Markham

 Director of IT; Clinlogix  

JeanMarie Markham

 Chief Executive Officer; Clinlogix  

Harold Meckler

 President; Pharmapotheca A  

Bjorn Midtlyng

 Partner; Mpival  

Randy Milby

 Chief Executive Officer; Hillstream BioPharma  

Pnina Mintz, PhD

 Director of Research; CNNH NeuroHealth  

Mark Mitchell

 Managing Director and Screening Committee Chair; Delaware Crossing Angel Investor Group  

Bruce Mullen

 Chief Operating Officer; NeuEsse  

Ryan O’Donnell

 Partner; Volpe and Koenig, P.C  

Katherine O’Neill

  Jumpstart NJ Angel Network   

David Owens

 Chief Executive Officer; BiologicsMD, Inc  

Rob Rebak

 Chief Executive Officer; AbilTo  

Rose Rios


Tim Rollender


Benjamin Ruder

 Chief Executive Officer; B Positive National Blood Services  

Raghavendra Sahai

 Chief Executive Officer; Eutech Scientific Services  

Matthew Scaliti

 Partner; RSM  

Matthew Scaliti

 Partner; RSM  

Renee Selman

  Board Consulting  

Gary Shangold, MD

 Chief Executive Officer; InteguRx  

Ira Spector

 Chief Executive Officer; SFA Therapeutics  

Dennis Steadman

 Chief Executive Officer; BACKEDbySCIENCE  

Paul Strange MD, PhD

 President; Integrated Medical Develop  

Ihor Terleckyj, Ph.D.

 Chief Executive Officer; CuRAGE Therapeutics  

Jerri Ann Thatcher

 Executive Business Advisor; Sanguis, LLC  

Terrence Tormey

 Chief Executive Officer; Kibow Biotech  

Gary Wachman

 Chief Executive Officer; Cetylite Industries, Inc  

Vladimir Walko

 Chief Executive Officer; Hatch BioFund  

Adam Warren

 Chief Executive Officer; Innovative Supply Solutions  

Jordan Warshafsky

 Chief Executive Officer; Ashton Tweed  

Cheri Wilczek

 Chief Executive Officer; ClinAudits  

David Zeng

 Chief Executive Officer; GlutalorMed  

King of Prussia, PA Breakfast Group


Michael Romano, CPA – Committee Chair


Harry Atkins

 Senior Director, Alliance Management; Incyte Corporation  

Motti Attia

 Managing Partner; Gesher International Business  

Chris Beck

 VP Operations; Formula Pharma  

Baruch Ben Dor

 Ph.D, President and Chief Executive Officer; Infrascan  

Jim Berwick

 Chief Financial Officer; Clarion Brands  

Vidur Bhatnager

 Founder & Chief Executive Officer; Keriton  

Priya Bhutani

 Founder & Chief Executive Officer; RegDesk  

Stephen Bouikidis

 Chief Digital Strategist; Magma Digital  

Sean Buckley

 Vice President , Business Administration ; Fibrocell Science  

Warren Byrne

 President and Chief Executive Officer; Star Medical  

Barb Carlin

 VP Finance; Egalet Pharma  

Connie Davies

 Principal Consultant; C D Advisory Services  

Ellen Derrico

 Marketing Consultant;   

Susan Drexler

 Transition ;   

Robert Ferrara

 Chief Financial Officer; Cutanea Life Sciences, Inc.  

Richard Fitzgerald

 Chief Financial Officer; Eleven Biotherapeutics  

Dawn Flitcraft

 Chief M&A Intergration Officer; WCG Clinical  

Bruno Fontanot

 Senior Director, Financial Reporting & Compliance; Nabriva Therapeutics AG  

Jack Foster

 Vice President of Finance; InClinica, Inc.  

Erika Geimonen

 Vice President, Business Development; Amring Pharmaceuticals  

Rhonda Gibert

 Expansion Strategies for Growth; R Y Gilbert Associates  

Bruce Golboro

 Chief Financial Officer; OptiNose  

Keith Goldan

 President; Prescia  

Matt Handel

 President; SkyranBiologics  

Joseph Homan

 President; Edspire, Inc.  

Greg House

 Principle; Real World Outcomes LLC  

Eshwar Inapuri

 Chief Executive Officer; Innamed  

Andrew Jaeger

 Chief Operating Officer; MedStatix  

David Kerr

 Vice President Business Development; Syneos Health Commercial Solutions  

Tatyana Kosheleva

 Chief Financial Officer; Amring Pharmaceuticals  

Ken Kovan

 Corporate Development; BinghamHill Ventures  

Darshan Kuldarni

 Vice President, Regulatory Strategy & Policy; synchrogenix  

Lauren Lear

 Chief Executive Officer; Novapeutics  

Frank Leu

 Auditor; RSM  

Matthew Levy

 Principal and Founder; Innovation Resolution  

Ruth Levy

 Founder and Chief Executive Officer; Matthew Levy Enterprises, LLC  

Dan McGuinn

 Founder; Harrier Health, LLC  

Camilo Moncada

 Ph.D., Director Quality Control; Rockland Immunochemicals, Inc.  

Jason Monteleone

 Chief Executive Officer; Clinipace Worldwide  

Eduardo Nieto

 President & Founder; Electio Consulting  

Drew Ortyn

 Founder & Chief Executive Officer; Nimble Leader  

Linda Palczuk

 Chief Operating Officer; Verrica Pharmaceuticals  

Matthew Pauls

 Chief Executive Officer and President; Strongbridge Biopharma plc  

Oscar Perez-Leal

 Assistant Professor; Temple University  

Kapila Ratnam

 Partner; NewSpring Capital  

Rob Rebak

 Chief Executive Officer ; AbleTo  

Peter Reiss

 Chief Executive Officer; MedStatix  

Bill Schnell

 Chief Executive Officer and President; Schnell Management Inc.  

Chris Schnittker

 Director, CFO Services; AC Lordi Consulting, Inc.  

Melissa Scrimo

 President and Founder; Applied Intelligence Consulting  

David Shearer

 Chief Executive Officer and President; Therapeutic Research Foundation  

Dorothy Shearer

 Chief Business Officer; Therapeutic Research Foundation  

Renee Stewart


Kim Susko

 Associate; RSM  

Matt Taylor

 Former Merck; Senior Marketing Executive   

Brad Tiffany


Amy Williams

 President and Managing Partner; Sageworks Rx LLC  

Mark Williams

 Senior Account Executive; ASI Business Solutions, Inc.  

Stephen Williams

 Senior Editor; Leaders in Pharmceutical Business Intelligence  

Steven Zebovitz

 Managing Director; Pharmaceutical Operations Consultant  

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