Dedicated to ensuring the success of the bioscience industry in the state of Connecticut.

The BioCT Leadership and Board of Directors brings industry expertise, advice, and support to the Connecticut bioscience community. This team looks forward to serving as mentors and advisors to our members.

BioCT Leadership

Dawn Hocevar
President & CEO, BioCT
BioCT

Peter Farina, Ph.D.
Co-Chair, BioCT
Executive in Residence
Canaan Partners

Stanley Choy, M.B.A.
Co-Chair & Treasurer, BioCT
Bioscience Entrepreneur

Paul Hughes, J.D.
Secretary, BioCT
Partner, Wiggin and Dana, LLP

BioCT Board of Directors

Mostafa Analoui, Ph.D.
Executive Director of Venture Development and Technology Incubation Program (TIP)
UConn

Todd E. Arnold, Ph.D.
Chief Laboratory Operations Officer
Sema4

Robert Bettigole, MPPM
Managing Partner
Elm Street Ventures

Carine Boustany, Ph.D.
U.S. Department Head of Cardiometabolic Diseases Research
Boehringer Ingelheim

John Burkhardt, Ph.D.
Vice President
Global Drug Safety Research and Development
Groton Labs Site Director
Pfizer

Stanley Choy, M.B.A.
Bioscience Entrepreneur

Peter R. Farina, Ph.D.
Executive in Residence
New York Corridor
Canaan Partners

Dawn Hocevar
President & CEO
BioCT

John G. Houston, Ph.D.
President & CEO
Arvinas

Paul Hughes, J.D.
Partner
Wiggin and Dana, LLP

Richard Jacob, M.A.
Associate Vice President for Federal Relations
Yale University

Megan Rosengarten, M.B.A.
Vice President & General Manager for Surgical Innovations’ Surgical Robotics Medtronic

David I. Scheer
President
Scheer and Company

J. Dormer Stephen, J.D.
Partner
Shipman & Goodwin, LLP

Elizabeth Sullivan, M.S.
Senior Director, R&D Operations
Alexion

Eleanor L. Tandler
CEO
Affinimark

BioCT Board of Directors, Chair Emeriti

Kevin Rakin
Co-Founder
HighCape Partners

David W. Keiser
Director
Tetherex Pharmaceuticals

BioCT Board of Directors, Director Emeriti

Frank J. Marco, J.D.
Special Counsel
Wiggin and Dana, LLP

Harry H. Penner, Jr., LL.M.
Co-Founder &Chairman
Affinimark

BioCT Past President & CEO

Susan Froshauer, Ph.D.
Past President & CEO
BioCT

Testimonial

“Why should you join BioCT? Whether large or small, if you are looking for: support, resources, funding, facilities, networking, connections, events, discounts/savings, talent, community exposure or more… BioCT is the first place to look. If we don’t have the answer, we will help you find it. Why not join today?”

Dawn Hocevar

President & CEO
BioCT