The Oregon Bioscience Association (Oregon Bio), Oregon’s only trade association that advances the creation and advancement of biotechnology and the life sciences, has launched its Executive Director search.
Oregon Bio is the leading voice for Oregon’s bioscience industry. Our mission is to cultivate a thriving bioscience ecosystem in Oregon. We achieve this mission through advocacy, member support, energizing business formation and expansion, targeted workforce training and networking. Our members include a broad range of organizations and entrepreneurs involved in research, commercialization and advanced manufacturing of life science technologies.
The successful candidate for this high-profile position will be well versed in the strategy and objectives needed to create ongoing economic opportunities for Oregon’s 800-plus life science companies and service providers. These comprise device and pharmaceutical manufacturers, biotech firms, bio-agricultural and environmental firms, and channel vendors, as well as the state’s universities, hospitals, and research institutions.
Oregon Bio’s board and community members serve on the search committee, which is tasked with identifying established, regional leaders with strengths in fiscal management and operations; regional economic development policy and advocacy; membership acquisition and maintenance; and program management. Inquiries and resumes can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.