Interim Chief Executive Officer and Director
Jodie P. Morrison was named our interim Chief Executive Officer on April 30, 2018 and has served on our Board of Directors since June 2016. She currently serves as a consultant to the industry. She served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Tokai Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from March 2013 until May 2017. From December 2006 until March 2013, Ms. Morrison held other senior positions with Tokai, including Chief Operating Officer, Head of Clinical Affairs and Program Operations and Vice President of Clinical Affairs and Program Operations. Prior to joining Tokai, Ms. Morrison served as Director of Clinical Operations and Medical Affairs at Dyax Corporation, or Dyax. Prior to joining Dyax, Ms. Morrison held clinical management positions at both Curis, Inc. and at Diacrin, Inc. Ms. Morrison received a B.A. in neuroscience from Mount Holyoke College, her clinical research certification from the Boston University School of Medicine and her business training through the Greater Boston Executive Program at the MIT Sloan School of Management. We believe Ms. Morrison is qualified to serve on our Board of Directors due to her executive leadership and management experience and extensive knowledge of the industry.