Leadership Team

Damon Cox

Interim President and CEO

Jennifer Griffin, Ph.D.

Vice President, Industry Strategy and Investments

Beth Nicklas, Esq.

General Counsel and Vice President of Education and Workforce Partnerships

Cheryl Sadeli, CPA, CGMA

Vice President of Finance

Sharon Tapper

Operations Director & Executive Assistant to the CEO

Martha A. Waldron

Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Staff Team

Shannon Ambrose

Finance & Business Systems Analyst

Monica Anc

Manager of Industry Strategy and Investments

Henrietta Binortsor

Office Administrator

Meghan Gerardo

Senior Marketing Associate

Christopher Gilrein

Director of Business Development

Nancy T. Goryl

Senior Grants Analyst

Ryan H. Mudawar

Senior Director, Education and Workforce Partnerships

Ciara Murphy

Finance Manager

Cheryl Purnell

Senior Education & Workforce Associate

Carla Reimold, Ph.D.

Director of Industry Strategy and Investments

Joseph P. Sullivan

Director of Public Affairs and Communications

Annie Walsh

Senior Program Associate

MLSC Team

Meet the dedicated staff committed to supporting the growth and development of the life sciences with innovative programs.

Board of Directors

Meet the Board of Directors responsible for the financial health of the agency and its investment in life sciences economic and workforce development.

Advisory Committees

Learn more about the Biomanufacturing Advisory Panel, the MassNextGen Executive Coaches, and the Data Science Review Panel.