Life Science Washington Names New CEO as State’s Biotech Industry Sees New Growth
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Life Science Washington, the trade association formerly known as the Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association, has named Leslie M. Alexandre as its new president and CEO.
She replaces Chris Rivera, who stepped down from the role last year after six years at the helm.
Alexandre, who previously served as president and CEO of the the North Carolina Biotechnology Center from 2002 to 2007 and most recently was the director for the Office of Research Development and Collaborations at Georgia Regents University Cancer Center, will assume the new role on May 31.