Leadership

Rooted in experience.

Executive Team

Matt Crisp

President & CEO

Executive Team

Michael Wainscott

Chief Financial Officer

Executive Team

Natalie DiNicola

Chief of Staff

Executive Team

Chris Wilkins

Chief Operating Officer

Kelly Fischer
Executive Team

Kelly Fischer

VP of People

Executive Team

Adam Javan

EVP of Strategy and Business Development

Executive Team

Rebecca Bortolotti

General Counsel

Executive Team

Mohammed Oufattole

VP Research & Development

Executive Team

Paul Skroch

VP Data Science and Platform Engineering

Executive Team

Matt Crisp

President & CEO

Board of Directors

Mark Cupta

Director

Board of Directors

Deanie Elsner

Director

Board of Directors

Michelle Gloeckler

Director

Board of Directors

Dan Jacobi

Chairman

Board of Directors

Sanjeev Krishnan

Director

Board of Directors

Dan Watkins

Director

Board of Directors

Andy Wheeler

Director

Scientific Advisory Board

Todd Mockler

Ph.D., Donald Danforth Plant Science Center

Co-Founder and Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board

Scientific Advisory Board

Julia Bailey-Serres

Ph.D., Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Center for Plant Cell Biology

Scientific Advisory Board

Chase Beisel

Ph.D., Helmholtz Institute, RNA-based Infection Research

Scientific Advisory Board

Rex Bernardo

Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Agronomy and Plant Genetics

Scientific Advisory Board

Asaph Cousins

Ph.D., Washington State University, School of Biological Sciences

Scientific Advisory Board

Gary Fogel

Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Natural Selection, Inc.

Scientific Advisory Board

Jon Lightner

Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, Lightner Associates and former Chief Technology Officer, Genus, plc.

Scientific Advisory Board

Joyce Van Eck

Ph.D., Cornell University, Boyce Thompson Institute

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