The NextRNA Team

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NextRNA Leadership

NextRNA Team

JS Cleiftie, MS, MBA
CBO & Head of Finance
Alejandra Raimondi
VP, Head of Biology
Sara LaFleur
Senior Executive Assistant to the CEO
Dominique Verhelle, PhD, MBA
Co-Founder, CEO & CSO
Kerry McGrath, CPA, MS
Controller/Director of Finance
Matthew Jones
Senior Director, Head of Portfolio Management
Dorothy Brach
Senior Scientist, Biology
Spencer Truesdell, MEng
Associate Scientist, Biology
Sean Buchanan, PhD
Director, Biology
Franz Gruswitz, PhD
Senior Director of RNA & Protein Sciences
Lalit K. Sharma, PhD
Director, Chemistry
Andrey Dobroff, PhD
Principal Scientist, Target Validation
Bhalchandra Rao, PhD
Senior Scientist II, Biology
Zori Vargas
Senior Research Associate I
Lina Freitas, PhD
Senior Operations Manager
Ahmed Said
Senior Scientist II, Chemistry
Rachel Utama
Computational Biology Co-Op
Alex Bartlett, MS
Scientist I, Computational Biology
Joe Matarlo, PhD
Senior Scientist, RNA and Protein Sciences
Nilesh Amatya, PhD
Senior Scientist, Biology
Maya Rao, PhD
Simarjot S. Pabla, PhD
Associate Director, Computational Biology
Lorena Pantano, PhD
Director, Head of Computational Biology
Adam Daniels
Platform Technology Co-Op
Jason Katz, PhD
VP, Head of Drug Discovery

Scientific Advisors

Board Members