Katya is Vice President of Operations at ENSEM where she focuses on the operations. Katya brings to ENSEM over 18 years of operations experience including lab operations, lab planning & design, finance, strategic planning, and culture & employee engagement. Before joining ENSEM, Katya was Global Head of Operations at the Novartis Institutes of Biomedical Research where she held roles of increasing responsibility and scope focusing on the formation, evolution, and strategic growth of several discovery research departments. Katya received her Ph.D. from the Biochemistry Cellular and Molecular Biology program at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a B.S. in Biology from Carnegie Mellon University.