Inspiring Women in STEM Committee

The Inspiring Women in STEM committee is comprised of BioNJ Members who are passionate about advancing and supporting women involved in all aspects of science, technology, engineering and math in their careers. Committee members are committed to developing a community of female leaders who can influence STEM industries in New Jersey and worldwide. Committee members participate in planning an annual BioNJ Inspiring Women in STEM Conference.

BMS – Liz Chebli, Pharm.D., Executive Director, Head WW Scientific Content and Market Capabilities
Faegre Drinker, Biddle & Reath, LLP – Lynne Anderson, JD, Partner
Ferring Pharmaceuticals – Olga Ortiz, MS, Associate Director, HR
Ferring Pharmaceuticals – Casey Triano, Manager, Marketing – Women’s Health
Green Training Associates, LLC – Pam Sammarco, CPTD, MS, President & CEO
Hart & Chin – Juliet C. Hart, CEO & Founder
Rita Kelley
Johnson & Johnson – Andressa Smith, Ph.D., Director, Scientific Licensing – Oncology Business Development
Marsh, Inc. – Annie Devine, Senior Sales Executive
MedifVU, LLC, Eileen Morrissey, CPA, Co-Founder & CEO
Merck – Anita Manik, MBA, CPA, Business Development Lead
New Jersey Commission on Science, Innovation & Technology – Judith Sheft, MSc, MBA, Executive Director
Novartis – Kristen Klasey, MS, Director, US Oncology Communications & Patient Advocacy
PTC Therapeutics – Linda Montella-Carter, MBA, Vice President, Chief Information Officer
PTC Therapeutics – Anju Samy, Ph.D., Director, Regulatory Affairs Strategy
Sanofi – Barb Short, Head of Inclusion & Diversity, Well-Being, and EEO
Thermo Fisher Scientific – Kristin Roosevelt, Industry Director – Biotech