Chief of Staff & Communications
Debbie joined Just at its inception and is responsible for implementing executive strategy, facilitating connections between company stakeholders and managing communications for Just. Debbie has been active in the biotechnology industry in various roles for over 16 years. Most recently, she was a specialist business analyst at Amgen, where she was responsible for communications, management of the leadership team and technology development programs for the Process & Product Development organization.
Prior to its purchase by Amgen, Debbie began her biotech experience in Regulatory Affairs at Immunex Corporation during the Enbrel® BLA approval and launch, where she helped to register process improvements and new manufacturing facilities to ensure patient Enbrel supply. Debbie earned a B.A. in Communications from Cleveland State University with significant coursework from Kent State University. Before joining the biotechnology industry, Debbie worked in corporate advertising and taught internationally.