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Our Leadership

Jenny Filbey, PhD

Board Chair / CEO & Founder

Tracy Raines, Phd

VP, Research & Development

Mark Zylstra

Regulatory Affairs

Haley Weinrich

Director of Finance

Chris Davis

Production & Processing Lead

Lori Lensing

Quality Lead

Rick Sibbel, DVM

Strategy & Technical Lead

Danielle Nowotny

Business Administration Lead

Meet the Team

Nick Allen

Site Manager

Blaise Boyle

Field Production Site Manager

Candida Cabral, PhD

Senior Research Scientist, Breeding

Jun Cao

Senior Research Scientist, Plant Breeding

Andrew Clarke

Lab & Greenhouse Technician

Scott Creek

Corn Manufacturing Technician

Jeffery Escobar, PhD

Director, Clinical Studies

Ryan Gerber

Senior Research Scientist, Biochemistry

John Roque III, PhD

Research Scientist,

Analytical Biochemistry

David Morrison, MBA


Alisha Ghai

Senior Financial Analyst

Jelena Zaitseva, PhD

Senior Principal Scientist,​ Biochemistry Lead

Angela Stewart

HR Consultant

Tautvydas Shuipys, PhD

Research Scientist, Molecular Biology

Andrew Caulkins

Corn Manufacturing Technician

Board of Directors

Jenny Filbey, PhD

Board Chair / CEO & Founder

Terry Coffey, PhD

Parkway Advisors, LLC.

Kevin Fields

Kent Corporation

Eric O'Brien

Fall Line Capital

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