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Hanan Al-Hakim
Sr. Program Manager
 
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Hanan Al-Hakim
Sr. Program Manager -- Los-Angeles

Hanan is responsible for connecting Los Angeles-area life science companies, professionals and entrepreneurs through regional events, and delivering LA members best-in-class service. In addition, she helps highlight LA’s bustling life science industry through social media and marketing communications.

She brings to Biocom a background in program management, account and partner relations, event planning, project management, and marketing analysis. Hanan obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Cal State Northridge and a Master’s in Business Administration from Pepperdine Graziadio School of Business and Management.

Personal Interests:

  • Fitness
  • Food
  • and Fashion
Julie Ames
Vice President, Corporate Communications
 
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Julie Ames
Vice President, Corporate Communications -- San-Diego

As Vice President of Corporate Communications, Julie is responsible for developing communications strategies and programs to drive awareness surrounding Biocom’s strategic priorities.

Prior to joining Biocom, Julie held leadership roles at companies ranging from global life science giants to early-stage biotechnology companies as well as public affairs roles in Washington, D.C. at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. She holds a Master’s degree from Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from the University of Virginia.

Personal Interests:

  • Adventure travel
  • Skiing
  • Performing arts
Allison Anderson
Director of Human Resources
 
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Allison Anderson
Director of Human Resources -- San-Diego

Allison is responsible for Human Resources at Biocom managing our Human Capital to ensure an organizational alignment with Biocom’s mission and values, compliance, as well as talent acquisition and retention.

Allison brings to Biocom over 15 years of Human Resources experience within the biotech, non-profit and healthcare industries. She holds a Bachelors degree in economics and a Masters in Health Law & Policy from a joint program between University of California, San Diego and California Western School of Law.

Personal Interests:

  • Anything artistic
  • Travel
  • Golf
Arlene Arreola
Art Director
 
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Arlene Arreola
Art Director -- San-Diego

Arlene is responsible for communicating the Biocom brand through visual design. She uses the highest quality of design practices to clearly present Biocom’s goals, initiatives and benefits to members.

Arlene has a background in visual marketing strategies, brand creation and packaging design. She began her career working for a design agency that focused on brand experience for healthcare, wellness and tech companies in the San Diego region. Her degree focus was Interactive Media.

Personal Interests:

  • Adventures
  • Family
  • Art
Maria Arriviello
Project Coordinator, PG
 
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Maria Arriviello
Project Coordinator, PG -- San-Diego

Maria oversees the internal communication, structure, and management of the Purchasing Group while providing support to identify, evaluate and improve key vendor and member processes to deliver the most effective solutions. She also manages marketing, vendor participation and member relations for the Member Perks Program.

Before moving to San Diego, Maria obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and minors in Chemistry and Spanish from the University of South Carolina.

Personal Interests:

  • Cooking
  • Traveling
  • Running
Brittany Blocker
Manager of Regulatory Affairs
 
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Brittany Blocker
Manager of Regulatory Affairs -- Washington-DC

Brittany oversees Biocom’s regulatory initiatives and monitors and responds to guidance and rulemaking documents. She is Biocom’s point of contact for federal agencies including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Brittany has experience as a biotechnology Regulatory Affairs Associate, holds a Regulatory Affairs Certificate from the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society (RAPS), a BBA in Legal Studies in Business from Temple University and is pursuing a dual Master’s degree in Biotechnology Management.

Personal Interests:

  • Concerts
  • Redskins and Wizards games
  • Brunch at favorite restaurants
George Bonaros
Director of Business Development
 
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George Bonaros
Director of Business Development -- San-Diego

In his role as Director of Business Development, George partners with Biocom member companies to maximize the savings they can generate through the Biocom Purchasing Group contract portfolio. George also leads Biocom’s Big Data Committee with the goal of advancing Precision Medicine success for Biocom members.

George brings a unique skillset to this position with an undergraduate degree in Biology from Duke University and an M.B.A. In his previous role as Marketing Director for the Union-Tribune, George led his team in all B2B and B2C marketing efforts. George is the winner of an Emmy Award for his creative work in advertising.

Personal Interests:

  • Surfing
  • Family time
  • Yoga
Liisa Bozinovic
Executive Director, Biocom Institute
 
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Liisa Bozinovic
Executive Director, Biocom Institute -- San-Diego

Liisa is responsible for ensuring members have a strong regional pipeline of talent by working on development and training initiatives to support current and transitioning employees, as well as college and K-12 students and educators.

Liisa received an accounting degree from Michigan State University and, after earning her CPA, held controller and human resource positions at automotive, medical device, and biotech companies before joining Biocom. Her current focus is on life science workforce development and STEM initiatives.

Personal Interests:

  • Family time
  • Neighborhood futsal
  • Book club
Brenda Buso
Receptionist/Administrative Assistant
 
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Brenda Buso
Receptionist/Administrative Assistant -- San-Diego

Brenda ensures daily operations in Biocom’s corporate San Diego office are executed appropriately while also providing administrative support to the entire Biocom team.

She brings with her extensive experience in administration, customer service and strong organizational skills. A native of San Diego, Brenda attended University of San Diego High School and Mesa College.

Personal Interests:

  • Family time
  • Friend time
  • Dressage
Emily Cassel
Senior Public Policy Coordinator
 
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Emily Cassel
Senior Public Policy Coordinator -- San-Diego

Emily is responsible for managing Biocom’s public policy events, newsletter, as well as web and marketing content to give members streamlined access to all of Biocom’s public policy events and initiatives.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from San Diego State University and brings to Biocom a background in education and event planning.

Personal Interests:

  • Daughter Kaya
  • Dogs
  • Yoga
Harry Chang
Digital Content Editor
 
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Harry Chang
Digital Content Editor -- San-Diego

Harry is responsible for ensuring members have easy and immediate access to the information and resources they need through streamlined Biocom sites, publications, and user experiences.

Harry brings to Biocom a background in content production, content strategy and partner relations in media, healthcare, and enterprise resource planning. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.

Personal Interests:

  • Surfing
  • Golf
  • Family time
Melanie Cohn
Director of Regional Policy & Government Affairs
 
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Melanie Cohn
Director of Regional Policy & Government Affairs -- San-Diego

Melanie is responsible for managing and implementing Biocom's regional policy agendas in San Diego, Los Angeles, and the Bay Area. She proactively lobbies public officials to advance the interests of Biocom's members and ensure consideration for the life science industry in new and existing regulations.

Prior to joining Biocom, Melanie managed government-community relations for San Diego nonprofits and also worked in the local office of a State Assembly Member from 2005 until 2009. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, with minors in Art History and Sociology, from the University of California, San Diego.

Personal Interests:

  • Street art
  • Beer & cheese pairings
  • Trying anything (at least once)
Tim Crowley
Director of Information Systems
 
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Tim Crowley
Director of Information Systems -- San-Diego

Tim is responsible for the maintenance and development of Information Systems that support all Biocom members and staff.

He brings to Biocom six years of experience in Database Management, Application and Web Development, and holds a B.S. in Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management with a minor in Manufacturing Engineering.

Personal Interests:

  • Running
  • Weight lifting
  • Snowboarding
Matt D'Angelo
Project Coordinator
 
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Matt D'Angelo
Project Coordinator -- San-Diego

As a Project Coordinator, Matt supports the management and facilitation of the Biocom Purchasing Group’s Member Advisory Committees and Member Feedback Program as well as assists the contract team with overall project timelines and budgets.

Matt graduated from Sonoma State University with a degree in Kinesiology and comes to the Biocom Purchasing Group from the coaching profession, as well as a brief stint in staffing services.

Personal Interests:

  • Beach time
  • Lacrosse
  • Sports
Silvana DelPiccolo
Senior Manager of Philanthropy and Corporate Giving
 
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Silvana DelPiccolo
Senior Manager of Philanthropy and Corporate Giving -- San-Diego

Silvana is responsible for the development and sustainability of the Biocom Institute through engaged philanthropy and corporate giving.

She brings to Biocom a background in nonprofit development and community relations and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations from the University of San Diego.

Personal Interests:

  • Running
  • Traveling
  • Playing at the beach
Shaye Exner
Senior Director of Conferences and Corporate Sponsorship
 
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Shaye Exner
Senior Director of Conferences and Corporate Sponsorship -- San-Diego

As Senior Director of Conferences & Corporate Sponsorships, Shaye directs all sales efforts related to Biocom’s 150+ annual events and conferences. She ensures sponsors receive valuable exposure to the life science community and see a strong return on their investments. Shaye has a strong background in content development and provides valuable guidance to members/sponsors looking to gain exposure to the California life science community through event programming. She also oversees multiple advisory committees and works closely with the Biocom executive team.

Shaye graduated from the University of Buffalo (SUNY) with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and began her career as a counselor of emotionally disturbed children, working for Catholic Charities, before moving to California to focus on life science.

Personal Interests:

  • Family time
  • All things Disney
  • Binge-watching Netflix
Laure Fabrega
Director of Federal Policy and Government Affairs
 
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Laure Fabrega
Director of Federal Policy and Government Affairs -- Washington-DC

Laure oversees Biocom’s Washington DC office, which she opened in 2013 to advance the interests of Biocom members in our nation's capital. She is responsible for managing and implementing Biocom's federal policy agenda and proactively lobbying federal officials.

Laure served five years in the U.S. House of Representatives, overseeing healthcare policy. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Master’s in Public Affairs and Political Communication from Sciences Po Bordeaux. She also graduated from the Institute on Business and Government Affairs at Georgetown University.

Personal Interests:

  • Politics
  • Traveling
  • Family and friends time
Ashleigh Farver
Senior Manager of Events
 
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Ashleigh Farver
Senior Manager of Events -- San-Diego

As the Senior Manager of Events, Ashleigh is responsible for managing and executing the logistical and programming needs of Biocom’s 75+ events and conferences throughout the year. Ashleigh ensures that each event holds valuable content, networking, and programming for our members, geared towards fostering the growth of the life sciences community.

Ashleigh holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from San Diego State University. In 2015, she received her Events Management Certificate from the University of San Diego.

Personal Interests:

  • Traveling
  • Exploring new restaurants
  • Beach time
Jennifer Forte
Director of Contracts
 
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Jennifer Forte
Director of Contracts -- San-Diego

Jennifer oversees the Biocom Purchasing Group’s contract team and serves as the compliance and quality control officer for Purchasing Group agreements as well as directs the efforts of the contract team which include portfolio management, committee facilitation, market research, program performance, and feedback.

Jennifer held various procurement roles in the biotechnology sector. Her experience and collaborative demeanor allow her to be a useful resource and a peer for member company procurement professionals.

Personal Interests:

  • Family time
  • Friend time
  • Travel
Mary Fromson
Assistant to President and CEO/Board Liaison
 
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Mary Fromson
Assistant to President and CEO/Board Liaison -- San-Diego

Mary is responsible for providing high-level administrative support to Biocom’s President & CEO, as well the Biocom Board of Directors.

Before coming to Biocom in 2011, Mary worked in the fields of banking, architecture and real estate. Throughout her career, she has provided C-level executive support to several high profile individuals throughout San Diego.

Personal Interests:

  • Animal rescue/advocacy
  • Caring for her horse
  • Dog & cats
Rick Fultz
Chief Business Development Officer, Biocom Managing Director, Purchasing Group
 
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Rick Fultz
Chief Business Development Officer, Biocom Managing Director, Purchasing Group -- San-Diego

Rick is responsible for leading the organization’s membership, sponsorship and fundraising efforts, growth and partnering initiatives and overall business development strategies. He also oversees all aspects of the group purchasing organization and ensures positive working relationships with member companies.

Prior to joining Biocom, Rick led for and non-profit sales and development and served as Executive Director for a San Diego non-profit. He obtained a Bachelor’s in Economics from the University of Delaware and holds a Master’s in Public Policy from New England College.

Personal Interests:

  • Basketball
  • Coaching his kids
  • Football (Eagles)
Anthony Gonzales
Business Development Manager
 
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Anthony Gonzales
Business Development Manager -- Los-Angeles

Anthony is responsible for developing the Biocom brand for the greater Los Angeles Area. Specifically, he focuses on new membership development as well as leveraging his start-up background to support new ventures.

Anthony comes to Biocom most recently as the executive director and co-founder of a Sports Tech start-up. His background includes extensive engineer collaboration, sales, capital development, and funding initiatives as well as product development and supply chain management. Anthony carries an MBA in Supply Chain and Logistics as well as a BS in Management.

Personal Interests:

  • Travel
  • Brazilian Ju-Jitsu
  • Portuguese
Tracy Griffith
Associate Director of Finance and Operations
 
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Tracy Griffith
Associate Director of Finance and Operations -- San-Diego

Tracy is responsible for overseeing the success of the finance and operations department.

She has a background in accounting.

Personal Interests:

  • Boogie-boarding
  • Family time
  • Kitty time
Jimmy Jackson
Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer
 
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Jimmy Jackson
Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer -- San-Diego

Jimmy is responsible for the oversight of all Biocom committees and personnel related to the development of Biocom policy in the government affairs arena.

Jimmy has worked in a hospital pharmacy, as a political consultant, and spent 14 years working for the State Legislature, the last seven of those as a Chief of Staff. He has been with Biocom for over 11 years.

Personal Interests:

  • Golf
  • Baseball
  • Theatre
Kira Jenkins
Senior Director of Membership
 
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Kira Jenkins
Senior Director of Membership -- San-Diego

Kira is responsible for ensuring business growth through directing and managing all sales activities. She identifies and engages new opportunities for membership within the life sciences industry while maintaining Biocom's existing 980+ member companies. Kira also formed and spearheads Biocom's CRO and Digital health committees.

Prior to Biocom, Kira was the Manager of Communications at the San Diego Telecom Council. She has experience coordinating large-scale special interest events and implementing national marketing plans. Kira holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Cal State University, San Marcos.

Personal Interests:

  • Running
  • Pilates
  • Cheering on her kids’ sports games
Dhwani Khatri
Data Analyst
 
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Dhwani Khatri
Data Analyst -- San-Diego

Dhwani is responsible to create the reports and dashboards for members that helps in understanding the data insights. She is also responsible for making the business processes easier and more interactive.

Dhwani is a recent graduate with a Masters in Information Systems focusing on Data Science with hands-on experience in the field of Data Science. Her background is Data Analysis, Marketing Strategy, and Business Processes in IT, Hospitality and Life Science.

Personal Interests:

  • Dance
  • Cooking
  • Yoga
Carol Knowles
Accounting Associate
 
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Carol Knowles
Accounting Associate -- San-Diego

Carol is responsible for day-to-day bookkeeping in accounts receivable and accounts payable. She works with all departments within Biocom, Biocom Institute and the Purchasing Group to get invoices out to our members, and bills paid to our vendors.

Carol began her accounting career with famed local video game company Cinematronics and has since grown her career in online bookkeeping by adding experience with a large array of clients spanning several sizes and industries.

Personal Interests:

  • Faith
  • Family
  • Fun
Jennifer Landress
Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
 
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Jennifer Landress
Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer -- San-Diego

Jennifer is responsible for the general oversight of the organization along with marketing, international outreach and capital development. She ensures that members get the best level of service from the Biocom team.

Jennifer brings to Biocom a background in strategy, operations, event planning and marketing. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bucknell University.

Personal Interests:

  • Reading
  • Skiing
  • Family time
Brandon Leck
Grant Writer and Development Specialist
 
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Brandon Leck
Grant Writer and Development Specialist -- San-Diego

Brandon is responsible for grant writing, research and development for the Biocom Institute’s programs and outreach initiatives.

His background is in corporate and foundation grant writing, fundraising and development. He obtained a degree in English Literature from The Ohio State University.

Personal Interests:

  • The work of David Simon,
  • David Halberstam,
  • and Larry David.
Shannon Colette Lee
Senior Membership Coordinator
 
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Shannon Colette Lee
Senior Membership Coordinator -- San-Diego

Shannon is responsible for supporting company-wide membership growth by assisting the Senior Director of Membership with pipeline management of prospective members from initial contact through formal membership acceptance.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in English and is currently in the process of completing a Master of Science in Complementary & Integrative Health.

Personal Interests:

  • Family
  • Health & Wellness
  • Travel
Dina Lozofsky
Executive Director, LA Office
 
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Dina Lozofsky
Executive Director, LA Office -- Los-Angeles

As Executive Director of Biocom’s Los Angeles office, Dina leads Biocom’s programming and benefits efforts in the growing LA life science industry and helps raise awareness surrounding the regional cluster’s many research accomplishments.

Dina’s experience includes leadership roles in academia, startups and established companies as well as board member seats at the LA Venture Association (LAVA), the LA Bioscience Hub, and the City of Los Angeles Workforce Development Board. She holds a BS in Aerospace Engineering from MIT, an MBA from USC’s Marshall School of Business and is a registered Patent Agent.

Personal Interests:

  • Wine tasting
  • Movies
  • Playing with her puppy
Michelle Nemits
Director of Business Development
 
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Michelle Nemits
Director of Business Development -- Bay-Area

Michelle is responsible for building the framework for enabling the creation of a strong, well-connected life science community in the Bay Area, as well as on-boarding new members and ensuring that they take advantage of all the benefits available to them.

Michelle spent the past 20 years in sales, marketing and business development in the Bay Area life science ecosystem. She worked at a large lab supply distributor for 12 years and at a startup manufacturer of cell cryopreservation tools for 8 years, which fostered her broad view of the Bay Area market, its challenges and its opportunities.

Personal Interests:

  • Cooking
  • Yoga
  • Family time
Karen Overklift
Community Impact Manager
 
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Karen Overklift
Community Impact Manager -- San-Diego

Bio coming soon.

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Sara Pagano
Managing Director
 
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Sara Pagano
Managing Director -- San-Diego

Sara is responsible for the San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering and K-12 STEM outreach initiatives with the goal of empowering the next generation of innovators and future talent of San Diego.
Sara has over a decade of non-profit and event experience, including executive leadership positions with USO San Diego and Discover Pacific Beach – Business Improvement District. She graduated from Westfield State College with a Bachelor of Science in Education and also holds a certificate from University of San Diego’s Event Management Program.

Personal Interests:

  • Chasing her toddler
  • Her best furry friend Miles
  • Getting outdoors
Joseph Panetta
President and Chief Executive Officer, Member, Biocom Board of Directors
 
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Joseph Panetta
President and Chief Executive Officer, Member, Biocom Board of Directors -- San-Diego

As the leading advocate for the life science industry in California, President and CEO Joe Panetta guides a robust organization of nearly 1000 members, setting strategic direction, guiding policy priorities, and championing the biopharmaceutical industry at the local, state, national, and international level.

Mr. Panetta holds a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from LeMoyne College, and a Master of Public Health degree in industrial and environmental health from the University of Pittsburgh. He is a graduate of the Brookings Institution Program for Executives and the Harvard Program on Negotiation.

Personal Interests:

  • Travel
  • Skiing
  • Piano
Lauren Panetta
Senior Manager, Communications and Marketing
 
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Lauren Panetta
Senior Manager, Communications and Marketing -- San-Diego

Lauren is responsible for planning, developing, and implementing Biocom’s marketing and communication channels including Biocom’s social media, BCQ newsletter, and LifeLines Magazine.

Prior to joining Biocom, Lauren helped establish the brand behind MD Revolution, a digital health company pioneering the way towards proactive health. She also brings experience working at CONNECT, an organization recognized as one of the world’s most successful regional business accelerators, where she managed the production and led creative design of all marketing materials. Lauren hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Communication from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.

Personal Interests:

  • Traveling
  • Cooking
  • All ocean sports
Heather Ramsay
Associate Director of Marketing & Communications
 
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Heather Ramsay
Associate Director of Marketing & Communications -- San-Diego

Heather is responsible for supporting the partnerships between RFP-vetted Purchasing Group Suppliers and Biocom member companies through key targeted marketing programs and communication strategies geared toward building a broader member community network.

She brings to Biocom a targeted marketing communications background that includes servicing over 90 countries and 43,000 employees worldwide for AIG Insurance in New York City. Heather obtained a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from the University of Delaware with concentrations in International Business and Management Information Systems (MIS).

Personal Interests:

  • Coaching/Watching/Playing sports
  • Photography and Travel
  • Dog Beach sunsets
Oscar Rodarte
Project Coordinator
 
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Oscar Rodarte
Project Coordinator -- San-Diego

My position is responsible for all matters related to our Capital Development Initiative – helping companies tap into various sources of financing and potential collaborations and partnerships.

My background is healthcare industry working with populations with cognitive and intellectual disabilities. He earned his Bachelor’s from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) focusing on Cognitive Science, Human Development and advanced methods of research.

Personal Interests:

  • Sports (Football)
  • Traveling
  • Cars
Mayca Roig
Senior Analyst
 
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Mayca Roig
Senior Analyst -- San-Diego

As Senior Analyst, Mayca assists the contract team with Market Research efforts and translates collected data on current and future contract areas to support best practices and paths forward in the development of Biocom Purchasing Group’s contract portfolio.

Prior to Biocom, Mayca held several technical roles in different sectors of the health industry, including pharmaceutical, biotech, and clinical trials. Her academic background includes graduate degrees in Software Engineering and Business Administration.

Personal Interests:

  • Volunteering for social causes
  • Cultural events
  • Outdoor sports
Andrew Smith
System Administrator
 
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Andrew Smith
System Administrator -- San-Diego

As system administrator, Andrew supports the technical aspects of membership as well as internal and external technical optimization for Biocom and its many partners and vendors. He also supports training, salesforce administration, and the implementation and maintenance of IT infrastructure.

Andrew earned a Business Administration degree from CSUSM with an emphasis in management of information systems. He has worked in the IT industry full-time since graduating back in 2011 and his previous job was with Hitachi Data Systems as a support engineer troubleshooting data centers and storage arrays.

Personal Interests:

  • Fitness
  • Video games
  • Sports
Deena Wagner
Contract Manager
 
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Deena Wagner
Contract Manager -- San-Diego

As the Contract Manager, Deena supports the development aspects of the Biocom Purchasing Group’s large and diverse contract portfolio. She also coordinates supplier communications, assists with the RFP process, facilitates and maintains contract-related documentation as well as manages the Project Coordinator role.

Prior to joining Biocom, Deena served 15 years as a senior policy advisor to U.S. Congressman Ken Calvert in Washington, DC. She holds a B.A. in Urban Studies and Planning from the University of California, San Diego.

Personal Interests:

  • San Diego culture
  • Yoga
  • Staying active
Angela Wieszchowski
Sponsorship Sales Coordinator
 
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Angela Wieszchowski
Sponsorship Sales Coordinator -- San-Diego

As Biocom’s Sponsorship Sales Coordinator Angela supports company-wide sponsorship growth through the pipeline management of prospective sponsors, from initial contact to formal sponsorship acceptance.

Angela brings to Biocom a background in sales and business development from the Chicago market. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Northern Illinois University.

Personal Interests:

  • Yoga
  • Working out
  • Snowboarding
Michelle Wright
Senior Membership Benefits Manager
 
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Michelle Wright
Senior Membership Benefits Manager -- San-Diego

Michelle is responsible for providing superior member care by building and maintaining great relationships with members and assisting them with their goals and needs, ensuring they take advantage of Biocom’s numerous benefits, and connecting them with vital resources and opportunities. She also manages the entire invoice and collections process and help heads Biocom’s Medical Device committee.

Her background is in membership retention and recruitment, sales, marketing and community relations. She obtained a Bachelor’s degree from San Diego State University.

Personal Interests:

  • Family time
  • Sports
  • Long walks on the beach
Mandy Yeganegi
Event Coordinator
 
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Mandy Yeganegi
Event Coordinator -- San-Diego

Mandy is responsible for cultivating new and thoughtful leadership events for Biocom Purchasing Group Suppliers while meeting the needs of Biocom’s members. She works to improve the level of communication between the Biocom Purchasing Group and its preferred suppliers in a unified and supportive manner.

Her background is in marketing communications and event coordination in the technology and applications industry in Silicon Valley. She received an Associate of Arts in Marketing and Bachelor of Science in Business Management at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising.

Personal Interests:

  • Traveling
  • All things beach
  • Playing with her dog
 

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