Transforming great ideas into incredible breakthroughs requires an unwavering commitment to upholding the integrity and veracity of sound science. As such, our leadership team ensures compliance with ethical, regulatory, and quality best practices.
ATCC Executive Leadership Team
Raymond H. Cypess, DVM, PhD
Dr. Cypess oversees ATCC and ATCC Global to ensure its long-term viability, continued growth, and ongoing contributions to the progression of credible science.
Mindy Goldsborough, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer
Mindy oversees ATCC’s cell and microbiology product development teams. She also develops and implements scientific strategies designed to move ATCC toward its long-term organizational goals.
Joseph Leonelli, PhD
Senior Vice President, ATCC Federal Solutions (AFS)
Joe manages programs that provide products and services to help government address emerging infectious disease, biodefense, medical countermeasures, and global health security.
James J. Kramer, PhD
Vice President, Operations
Jim oversees worldwide bioproduction and quality control, manufacturing technical transfer, supply chain, facilities, and distribution of ATCC’s biological products.
John Sweeney, MBA, CPA
Vice President, Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer
John manages financial analysis, budgeting, cash management, acquisitions, and technical accounting to ensure that ATCC can continue to support customers’ research.
Chief Information Technology Officer
Dan oversees digital strategies that advance ATCC’s mission and extend its reach into new technology-based business opportunities.
Teri Sellars, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Vice President of Human Resources, Chief People Officer
Teri manages ATCC talent acquisition, talent data management, development, human resource regulatory compliance, and leadership development.
Ruth Cheng, PhD
Chief Innovation and Strategy Officer & Vice President of Corporate Development
Ruth leads corporate strategy, strategic partnerships, and internal and external innovation efforts.
Robert Gowin, MBA
Chief Strategy Realization Officer
Robert leads the effort to ensure that ATCC’s strategic plans, capabilities, and organizational design are aligned and executed across the company.