Dan Suesskind

Global CFO of Teva – $45 billion market cap company from 1987-2008. Among his achievements – registered Teva on NASDAQ, multiple successful acquisitions and raised over $6 billion in the U.S. Started when sales were $28 million left when they reached $11 billion.

Elaine Campbell

A retired senior executive with over 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and chemical industry. Has broad commercial experience in sales and marketing, including early and pre-launch product development, product launch, and life cycle management. Her experience includes Global and North American roles. President of AstraZeneca Canada from 2012-2015.

Dr. Ferid Murad, MD, PhD

Dr. Murad was a co-recipient of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for the discovery that nitric oxide acts as a signaling molecule in the cardiovascular system. Dr. Murad along with Robert F. Furchgott, PhD,  and Louis J. Ignarro  PhD, identified an entirely new mechanism that explains how blood vessels in the body relax and widen. 

Dr. Murad was Chief of Medicine at the Palo Alto VA Medical Center (1981–1986), Associate Chairman, Dept. of Medicine, Stanford University (1984–1986), and Acting Chairman, Dept. of Medicine and Acting Division Chief, Division of Respiratory Medicine from 1986-1988.

Mary Rotunno

Mary L. Rotunno, J.D. is currently General Counsel and a Member of the Executive Leadership Team at El Camino Health, a $1.2 billion revenue health care system in Silicon Valley, California.  Before joining El Camino Health in early 2014, Ms. Rotunno spent over 11 years as Senior Counsel and Client Service Leader for Common Spirit Health, formerly Dignity Health, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Prior to Dignity Health, she held various legal roles at Varian Medical Systems, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, Golden Living, and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pitman.

Ms. Rotunno is on the Board of Directors of VistaGen Therapeutics (NASDAQ: VTGN), serves on the Audit Committee and as Chair of Nominating and Governance Committee. She is also Chair of the Board for Momentum for Health, the largest provider of behavioural health services in Santa Clara County, California.

Ms. Rotunno graduated with honours from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She worked as a registered nurse before earning her Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from the University of California, Hastings College of Law, San Francisco.  She obtained NACD Directorship Certification (National Association of Corporate Directors) and certification from Santa Clara University’s Women’s Corporate Board Readiness Program.

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