We’re experienced and passionate.
Our team of scientists has over 60 years of knowledge in lateral flow technology. And that’s just the beginning. We’re a dynamic group of professionals, and we’re part of this team because we want to use our skills to help create change. While we know our test doesn’t solve the complicated problem of sexual assault, it’s something we can do today to make ourselves safer.
Barbara Cook, CEO and Board Member
Known for her charismatic leadership style and unwavering ability to drive results, Barbara brings over 30 years of experience from global brands in multiple sectors, including Starbucks, T-Mobile, Gap, Hudson Jeans and Miansai.
Kathy Lopiano, Chief Financial Officer
With over 25 years of experience in family owned, private equity backed and publicly traded companies, Kathy has deep experience in financial management as well as human resources and information systems.
Dr. Nick Letourneau, Director of R&D
As UC’s lead scientist and the inventor of our test, Nick is responsible for having evolved lateral flow technology into the shape of our medallion. He brings eight years of experience in academic research, pharmaceutical and diagnostics from GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer and Zoetis.
Adam Sandt, Director of Operations
At the helm of operations, Adam is responsible for the manufacturing and production of our test. He brings over 10 years of experience in medical device, in-vitro diagnostics and consumer products to his role and is a specialist in new product development, equipment design and implementation.
Olivia Doyne and Stephanie Kruse, Marketing Leads
With over 40 years of combined experience from brands like Gap, Banana Republic, Sephora, Gymboree and Yahoo!, Olivia and Stephanie lead all aspects of marketing, including the important work of connecting with our partners and the community at large to help prevent sexual assault and violence.