Dr. Georgianna Land, Chairperson of the Board, President:
Georgianna is a retired professional with a PhD in Policy, Planning and Higher Educational Administration and brings over 40 years of solid organizational, administrative and managerial experience to Ganderland & Associates, Inc. Georgianna also shares her experience to the Homo & Natura Universita Poplare, Multiple Sclerosis Research Center in Terni, Italy. She has a variety of experience in administration, organizational development and global intergovernmental relations and she recently served as a Franklin Fellow and Foreign Affairs Officer at the US Department of State in the Office of the Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs.
Dr. Nicholas J. Anderson, Chief Executive Officer:
Nick is a retired US Army Colonel with a PhD in Organization and Management. He has served in a variety of assignments in the United States and overseas. He has over 35 years of management and leadership experience as a military officer, state government executive, and corporate consultant.
Felice Jones-Lee PhDc, VP, Clinical Operations:
Felice is a former Associate Executive Director at North Shore-LIJ, Southside Hospital. She was responsible for the leadership of Quality Management, Regulatory Affairs and Language Access Services. She is a Registered Professional Nurse and is completing her PhD in Sociology, with a specialization in Medical Sociology, Social Psychology and Inequality. As a regulatory professional, she has lectured on the Healthcare Decision Act, the Affordable Care Act, as well as other areas of healthcare and healthcare policy.
Dr. Kenneth I. Kohn, Senior Advisor:
Ken is an IP (Intellectual Property) attorney with over 30 years’ experience. Ken is also an executive and advisor to five other start-up companies in the pharmaceutical, medical device, and automotive industries. Ken has excellent relationships with the pharmaceutical and investment communities. He is a PhD in Pharmacology and Immunology from Wayne State University Medical School and has coached high school basketball for over 25 years.
William Ruffa Jr., Legal Advisor:
Bill has guided entrepreneurs and small businesses through all phases of their operations from start-up through public offerings and has participated as a principal in several companies. His practice focuses on capital raising, stakeholder exit transactions and day-to-day corporate operations. Bill brings a depth of experience and pragmatism to our company necessary to achieve our goals.
Jules Mitchel, Regulatory Advisor:
Owner of Target Health, Inc., a New York City CRO, over 30 years’ experience managing FDA trials for large and small corporate clients.