Vice President, Human Resources
Sandy brings more than 20 years of extensive global Human Resources experience, primarily across the life science and high-tech industries. Prior to joining Platelet, Sandy was the Executive Vice President of People at Emulate Bio, a life science company developing organs-on-chip technology. Prior to Emulate, Sandy led the Human Resources organization at several other start-ups including Kala Pharmaceuticals (focused in the ophthalmology market), OvaScience (a Life Science organization focused on the science of women’s fertility), and Quanterix (a diagnostics company focused in the area of precision health). In each of these roles, Sandy led the HR function to drive key HR strategies for organizational growth and cultural strength. Sandy started the Life Science portion of her career at Millipore, where she spent 8 years in key HR roles including the Global Business Partner for their largest business unit. Prior to joining the Life Science mission, Sandy spent 10 years working in several HR roles at Avid Technology, a high-tech company focused on developing hardware and software for tv, film and audio editing.
Sandy holds a dual Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Business Management from the University of Southern New Hampshire, is a Certified Executive Coach and holds several Human Resources certifications including SPHR (Strategic Professional in Human Resources) and HCS (Human Capital Strategist).