ACRP Board of Trustees Appoints Susan Landis as Executive Director

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) Board of Trustees today announces the appointment of Susan Landis as Executive Director of ACRP.

Landis brings to ACRP more than 25 years of experience in organizational leadership, including as Vice President, Quintiles, where she helped build and lead a global clinical research engagement group. Most recently, Landis served for 6 years as Head of Strategic Engagement & Communications at Duke Clinical Research Institute, where she led external and internal marketing for the world’s largest academic research organization.

“I am excited to announce Susan Landis as ACRP’s new Executive Director, and I am confident in her ability to lead ACRP into the future as we work to fulfill our mission and achieve our strategic goals,” says Erika Stevens, MA, Chair of the Association Board of Trustees. “On behalf of the entire Board of Trustees, I would also like to thank Jim Kremidas for his leadership as Executive Director over the past 5-plus years.”

Landis will begin serving as Executive Director effective June 14, 2021.

“I am looking forward to leading ACRP and working closely with its board, members and operational teams to continue the important work to improve the quality of clinical research by advancing the clinical research workforce worldwide,” Landis says. “I am proud to work on behalf of 13,000 members who embody dedication and commitment to promoting excellence in clinical research.”