Steve has significant senior management, scientific and operational experience in variety life science- focused businesses. He was President and Chief Executive Officer of Expression Analysis, Inc. (EA), a genomic services company, providing genomic technology solutions to a variety of market segments to advance clinical research with the goal of improving the diagnosis, treatment and management of complex disease. He joined the company in 2003, and in 2012, he successfully sold EA to Quintiles Transnational Corporation, where he continues to serve as Global Head of Genomic Laboratory Services. Steve has spent his career serving companies in the diagnostic, biotechnology and medical device markets, including ArgoMed, Xanthon, TriPath Imaging, Dynatech Laboratories and Abbott Laboratories. He has extensive experience in building exceptional management teams, establishing global distribution networks, and developing and executing sales, marketing and operational plans.
Steve serves as Chairman of the Board of Managers for Genome ID Group LLC, a laboratory services company providing cutting edge DNA analysis capabilities to the forensic and criminal justice marketplace. He also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the ImproveCareNow Collaborative, a nonprofit national collaborative of over 50 children’s hospitals and pediatric practices employing Quality Improvement principles to create a learning health system that has significantly improved the treatment of children with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. He also serves on the Board of Visitors for the North Carolina Children’s Hospital. Steve also serves as Chairman of the Board of The Center for Advanced Forensic DNA Analysis (CAFDA) provides thorough, in depth and efficient genetic analysis of DNA samples from crime scenes for the judicial system, including crime laboratories, prosecutors, law enforcement agencies and other governmental entities such as the, Department of Defense, U.S. Military and Intelligence Agencies.