Women in STEM Panel Discussion

Woman to Woman Podcasts, in collaboration with IVT(Institute of Validation Technology), presents the Women in STEM Panel Discussion.

Date: July 20th, 2021
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM (EST)

Speakers:

Erin Russell: Chief Executive Officer; Health Grizzly
Barkha Saxena: Chief Data Officer; Poshmark
Valarie King-Bailey: Chief Executive Officer; OnShore Technology Group
Beth Kroeger-Fahnestock: Senior Manager STERIS Corp

Moderators:

Stacey Bruzzese: Portfolio Lead – Quality and Validation; IVT
Divya Yerraguntla: Vice President, Asset Strategy; Syneos Health

About the Speakers:

Erin Russell: Chief Executive Officer; Health Grizzly

Leader and operator with demonstrated expertise in driving digital innovation in the healthcare industry. I’m passionate about making healthcare better for consumers. Founder of Health Grizzly, a wellness and care navigator, helping people find the care they need to improve their health. Previously founded and led Spotlyte, a care navigation site in the pharmaceutical industry. Led operations, product, design, marketing, consumer experience, and editorial with a particular passion for product and marketing. Experience at larger corporations with an established track record in leading and operating brands and business units.

Barkha Saxena: Chief Data Officer; Poshmark

Product and business leader in analytics space with experience in taking an idea to all the way to building a business unit through the stages of innovation, strategy, product development, business development and sales. Experience working with large scale analytics implementations for Advertising, Financial Services, Retail, and Telecom industries.

Valarie King-Bailey: Chief Executive Officer; OnShore Technology Group

CEO of OnShore Technology Group, an independent Chicago-based consultancy specializing in Independent Validation and Verification (IV&V) products and solutions. OnShore’s product, ValidationMaster™ is the first fully integrated Enterprise Validation Management system on the market. ValidationMaster™ was recognized by CIO Review Magazine as one of the top 20 most promising technologies for life sciences in 2015. OnShore led the development of the first FDA Validation Toolkit for Microsoft Dynamics AX and Microsoft NAV. Valarie has worked for leading global companies such as QUMAS Limited (Ireland), EMC/Documentum, Abbott Laboratories, and U.S. Steel – South Works. At QUMAS, an Irish-based software company, she served as Chief Marketing Officer where she was responsible for all global tactical and strategic marketing initiatives in addition to the development of their validation toolkit.

Beth Kroeger-Fahnestock: Senior Manager STERIS Corp

Technical Services Senior Manager, STERIS Corporation, providing global technical support related to process and cleaning validation along with cleanroom environmental control, speaking frequently on these topics for various educational and professional organizations. She has extensive industry experience in Manufacturing, Validation, Technical Transfer, R&D, Compliance, and Quality from her various positions she has held at Sigma Diagnostics (Millipore Sigma), Wyeth, Centocor (Janssen) Biologics, and Biotest Pharmaceuticals.