Our Senior Executives

About Our Executives

In addition to the Board of Directors, our Senior Executive Team, or SET, is the body through which our Chief Executive Officer (CEO) exercises the authority delegated by the Board. Our CEO leads the SET and has executive responsibility for the management, development and performance of the business. The CEO, Chief Financial Officer and SET also take the lead in developing our strategy for review, constructive challenge and approval by the Board as part of our annual strategy review process.

Sandy Ryan, RAC

Director for Administrative and Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs

Ms. Ryan has over 12 years of experience in all phases of accounting, including but not limited to administration of government grants and yearly and quarterly financial implementation and oversight of quality and regulatory systems for a small IVD manufacturer; including development of Design History Files, Technical Files, Document control system, Device Master records, and lead for FDA Inspections and ISO 13485 Audits.

Elena Rechkina, Ph.D.

Director of Research and Development


Dr. Rechkina has an extensive experience and broad scientific background in Molecular biology and has worked for over 7 years in industrial R&D of PCR diagnostics and production quality control.
For the last two years she has been with the Department of Microbiology, University of Washington, Seattle, and ID Genomics, where she became a leader in the qPCR-based clonotyping, whole genome sequencing and analysis, single nucleotide polymorphism detection and multi locus sequence typing.

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