ACRP Announces 2018 Board of Trustees and Officer Election Results

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) is pleased to announce that the following individuals have been elected by the ACRP membership to serve on the Association’s Board of Trustees for 2018.

Re-elected for a second two-year term:

  • Guy Iannuzzi (Public Member), CEO, Mentus
  • David Morin, MD, FACP, CPI, FACRP, Director of Clinical Research, Holston Medical Group Sites, Founder and CEO, SiteOptex Software
  • John Neal, CPA (inactive), BS, CRCP, Founder and Chairman, PCRS Network, LLC

Re-elected for a third two-year term:

  • Erika Stevens, MA, Vice President for Research, Northwell Health

Elected for a first two-year term:

  • Jennifer Byrne, Founder and President, Greater Gift
  • Elisa Cascade, MBA, Chief Product Officer, DrugDev, an IQVIA company
  • Virginia Nido, MS, Global Head, Product Development Industry Collaborations, Genentech, A Member of the Roche Group

The election for the new and returning Board members was called by the Board of Trustees as prescribed by the ACRP bylaws and in accordance with the Association’s incorporation in the state of Ohio. ACRP’s Nominating Committee was charged by the Board to lead the recruitment process for qualified candidates. The election took place October 3 – November 2, 2017.

“Our new and returning Board members bring a wealth of talent, knowledge, and expertise to the ACRP Board of Trustees,” says Jim Kremidas, ACRP Executive Director. “We look forward to working with them to broaden our understanding of the evolving clinical research enterprise, and to help our members remain at the forefront of innovation.”

2018 ACRP Officers

The Board of Trustees also recently met to elect the following 2018 Officers of the Board:

  • Vice Chair: John Neal, CPA (inactive), BS, CRCP, Founder and Chairman, PCRS Network, LLC
  • Treasurer: Erika Stevens, MA, Vice President for Research, Northwell Health
  • Secretary (non-voting): Jim Kremidas, ACRP’s Executive Director

Kathryn L. Kimmel, CCRC, CCRA, FACRP, Senior Clinical Research Associate, PRA Health Sciences, 2017 Board Vice Chair, will serve as Chair of the 2018 Board of Trustees and Jeff Kingsley, DO, MBA, CPI, FACRP, Founder and CEO, IACT Health, 2017 Board Chair, will serve as the 2018 Immediate Past Chair.