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Board of Directors

CASSS is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. The Board is responsible for setting organizational policy, planning and allocating resources effectively, providing fiscal oversight and accountability, and ensuring legal and ethical integrity throughout the organization.

Our current board members are listed below:

 

President


Julia Edwards

Vice President, Biologics Development, Pharma Technical Regulatory
Genentech, a Member of the Roche Group

Vice President / Secretary

Kathy Lee
Executive Group Director, Regulatory
Genentech, a Member of the Roche Group

Treasurer


Steven A. Cohen
(Retired) Consultant
Retired

Board Members

Andrew Chang
Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Compliance, Quality Intelligence and Inspection
Novo Nordisk, Inc.
Joseph Kutza
Senior Director, Regulatory CMC Commercial Biologics
AstraZeneca
Cari Sänger-van de Griend
Managing Director, Founder
Kantisto BV

Carmilia Jiménez Ramírez
Head of Quality Control Analytical Technologies
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.

Jamie Moore
Senior Vice President and Head of Protein & Process Sciences and Manufacturing
CytomX Therapeutics
Patrick Swann
Head Global Regulatory Affairs CMC
CSL Behring
Sarah Kennett
Executive Portfolio Director, Pharma Technical Regulatory
Genentech, a Member of the Roche Group
Brian K. Nunnally
Head of Quality Control
Seqirus, a CSL Company
Hansjörg Toll
RA CMC, Head Immunology Biosimilars
Novartis

Associate Directors

The Board is elected by the Associate Directors (ADs), a large and diverse group of volunteers who represent the various communities that comprise the organization. The ADs advise the board on issues of importance to the membership-at-large.

Membership in the ADs is open to all regular members who have volunteered on any CASSS committee and who actively participate in AD activities. CASSS is unique in the fact that membership is complimentary. Your participation is your currency. CASSS' ADs are a diverse group of members who contribute their time and expertise. Together, our volunteers advance the CASSS community in the direction of dignity, respect, scientific truth, and the betterment of humanity.

Hear from Associate Director Ken Miller about his CASSS experience: