Prior to joining Ithos, Harvey started as a bench formula in Chesebrough-Pond’s-Elizabeth Arden before becoming their Director of Scientific and Regulatory Affairs. He has a BS in Chemistry from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), an MS in Chemistry from Southern Connecticut State College, and his MBA from the University of New Haven. Fun Fact: Harvey loves fishing, birding, and chemistry!
Before joining Ithos, Amanda did a co-op at semiconductor manufacturing lab, GlobalFoundries, during college. She has a BS in Electrical Engineering from RPI and is currently pursuing an MS in Computer Engineering at Villanova University.
While he interns with Ithos, Ganesh is also pursuing his Masters in Regulatory Sciences at the University of Southern California. His experience and skill level allow him to contribute in/to DMR’s, technical files, design dossier, IND applications, CAPA, QSR’s, ISO, CRF, clinical study monitoring, ICH/GCP guidelines and project planning. Favorite Quote: Keep trying until you succeed!
Prior to Ithos, Adrienne supported product development and international regulatory compliance for 6 years with LBrands. She also has experience working as a pharmaceutical Quality Control Scientist and as a food lab Microbiology Technician. Adrienne has a BS in Biology with a Minor in Psychology from Heidelberg University and an MS in Pharmacy from the University of Florida. Favorite Quote: “The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old but on building the new.”
Before founding Ithos Global in 2009, Ken worked in the SDS Authoring business for over 15 years. He also spent 6 years integrating software solutions with Infor’s Optiva and founded a Robotic Manufacturing technology for the aerospace industry in the early 1990s. Ken earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from RPI, as well as two masters: An MBA in Managing Technological Innovation from RPI and an MS in Structural Mechanics from NY Polytechnic. Favorite Quote: “It’s not personal Sonny, it’s strictly business.”
Omer has a BS in Information Technology and Web Science (ITWS) from RPI. Fun Fact: He is a huge basketball fan.
Prior to Ithos, Varun worked as a software developer through a college internship with the New York State Department of Health. He has a Master’s degree in Computer Science from SUNY Albany. Favorite Quote: “Best is yet to come.”
Bridget’s background consists of all areas of compliance, including QA, analytical testing, and regulatory affairs. She also has experience in product development and international regulatory compliance from working in both the cosmetic and personal care industries. Bridget has her BS in Biological Sciences from Ohio State University and her MS in Environmental Health and Safety from University of Findlay. Fun Fact: Bridget is working on learning French.
Nicole’s background is in marketing, CRMs and ERPs. Her experience includes 6 years in supply chain and 13 years in service/retail. She’s an entrepreneur at heart, so working at Ithos and helping clients grow is something that makes sense for her. She has a BS in Business Admin from SUNY Oswego. Fun Fact: Nicole is a trained singer!
Prior to Ithos, Angie spent 15+ years working in hospitals and the nonprofit world supporting pediatric oncology patients and families through their cancer journeys. She has an MS in Education from Albany’s own College of Saint Rose. Fun Fact: Angie married her high school sweetheart, and together, they are proud parents of twin daughters!
Kurtis’ professional background is in account management. During his 10+ years at Ithos, he has gained experience across all company modules and refined an expertise in supplier outreach and data management. He has a Bachelors degree from the University of Vermont. Fun Fact: Kurtis is one of Ithos Global’s first official employees.
While she interns with Ithos, Anjali is also a full time student at University of Southern California, where she is pursuing a BS in Biochemistry and an MS in Regulatory Science. Fun Fact: She can speak 4 languages!
Prior to joining Ithos, Nicole interned as a public policy advocate with a local non-profit. She has a BA in Political Science from Millersville University and a Minor in History. Fun Fact: After graduating college in 2021, Nicole travelled cross-country for two months!
Before Ithos, Jackie spent 20+ in customer service management laboratory automation. Her most recent experience includes 2 years managing the several large accounts for a contract manufacturer. Prior to joining Ithos, she was promoted to Regulatory Director and spent 2 years assisting customers with the regulatory requirements as well as overseeing the OTC and Validation program. Jackie has a BS in Biochemistry from Rutgers University. Favorite Quote: “Say what you mean, mean what you say.”
Stephanie helps prepare regulatory reviews of product formulations and author GHS compliant Safety Data Sheets. She also prepares product information files for domestic and global registrations, reviews label artwork and claims.
Bryan has over 25 years of experience in global regulatory affairs in both the cosmetic and drug arenas. Favorite Quote: “If you think compliance is expensive, try non-compliance.”
Before joining Ithos, Ben worked as a Product Market Engineer for Hitachi Data Systems as well as a Technical Marketing Engineer for Cypress Semiconductor. He has a BS in Electrical Engineering from RPI and an MBA from SUNY Albany. Favorite Quote: “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” – Benjamin Franklin
Elizabeth previously interned with Ithos, where she gained experience with product registrations and the FDA CDER Direct portal before transitioning to a full time Regulatory Associate. She has a BS in Biological Sciences and a Minor in Computer Science from California Lutheran University. Fun Fact: She was featured in Ithos’ first Game Show!
Before Ithos, Matt began his career as an F/A-18 pilot in the United States Marine Corps. After flying missions and leading operations and standardization teams, he left active duty and served as a leader in the Operations and Quality departments of Ball Aerospace. Matt has a BA in Economics from Carleton College and an MBA from University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. Favorite Quote: “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” – Theodore Roosevelt
Prior to joining Ithos, Benny worked for Australian Gold as a regulatory affairs specialist. He also has experience working in research settings, specifically in cell biology labs. Benny has a BS in Biology and an MS in Molecular Biology from Purdue University. Fun Fact: Benny has 15+ years of professional experience playing an Indian drum, called a dhol. He travels the country most weekends out of the year, performing at clients’ weddings and Indian festival celebrations like Holi and Diwali.
Before joining Ithos, John worked as a sales representative, spanning from areas in education and advertising to software. His first “sales” job was “selling” American History to 8th graders as a Social Studies teacher. John has a BS in History and an MS in Education from SUNY Brockport. Favorite Quote: “Prestige cannot exist mystery, for one reveres little what one knows well.”
Prior to Ithos, Kathy was a Professional fundraiser for higher education and non-profit industries. She has a BS in Business/Marketing from Skidmore College. Favorite Quote: “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and right doing, there is a field – I’ll meet you there” -Rumi
Mike has worked various careers before joining Ithos, starting out capturing real-time data for medical research, to working large enterprise deployment, management and support. He most recently worked as a cloud service provider. Mike has a BS in Computer Science from Syracuse University. Fun Fact: Mike’s first internship was coding signoffs in toxicology software. Since joining Ithos, he feels that his career has brought him full circle!
Before joining Ithos, Amy worked in client facing roles from the video game distribution to e-commerce industries. She has a BA in Environmental Science and a BA in Geography from Binghamton University. Fun Fact: Amy used to make roasted crickets, cricket candies, and cricket baked goods to sell at the Farmer’s Market. In her own words: “They’re incredibly nutritious and environmentally friendly.”
Before joining Ithos, Alyssa spent 2 years working with L Brands Regulatory and 1 year with Abbott Nutrition Quality Assurance. She has a Bachelors degree in Biology and Art from Wittenberg University. Fun Fact: She is scared of needles but has 7 tattoos… it doesn’t make any sense to her either!