Carl Whatley leads Vitruvias with expert knowledge of all facets of the generic pharmaceutical drug industry. His leadership background coupled with a passion to expand the generic drug market have led to the development of multiple successful companies bringing next generation drugs into American pharmacies.
Bryce Harvey leads Vitruvias as Vice Manager, Co-Founder and Director. With decades of experience at Johnson & Johnson and successful growth of two companies prior to Vitruvias, Bryce is a seasoned industry leader with an acute sense for business development and key partnerships.
Dr. Roger Graben is responsible for building and operating the commercial and quality assurance operations at Vitruvias. With decades of success in hospital, clinical, retail and academic settings coupled with executive-level business experience, Roger is a key leader who brings excellence and expansion to Vitruvias products and partnerships.
Eliot Murray joined Vitruvias in January of 2018, after having consulted with the company during its startup phase and Series A capital raise. In his role as Chief Financial Officer, he is responsible for all financial and accounting operations of the company. Eliot brings strong financial acumen to the team by way of unique experiences across diversified industries.
Dr. Kevin Swiss serves Vitruvias as the Vice President of Development. He is committed to building global partnerships with top labs and scientists expanding the American market with inherently difficult to develop generic drugs. Kevin brings a rich regulatory and scientific background accompanied by repeated success achieving new drug approvals.
Lisa Apolis is a certified Regulatory Affairs (RAC) management professional with a strong chemistry background and extensive pharmaceutical experience. Lisa’s hands-on management experience in Regulatory Affairs across both small and large pharma allow her to be a strong leader and contributor in the Regulatory arena.
Jose E. Suarez is a seasoned pharmaceutical industry professional with extensive experience in manufacturing, operations/supply chain, product development, continuance improvement, and business development. Diversely experienced from start-up to work-out, turnaround and rapid growth – resolving long-standing challenges, and creating solutions that improve production and operational/supply chain efficiencies. Throughout Jose’s career, he’s consistently leveraged expert analysis and instilled best practices to promulgate lean approach/team empowerment that drives organizational improvements.
Dr. Katie Carroll joined Vitruvias Therapeutics in April of 2019 as the Director of Regulatory Affairs and Pharmacovigilance. Prior to joining Vitruvias, Katie served as the Associate Director of Regulatory Affairs and Pharmacovigilance for Kowa Pharmaceuticals America, Inc. in Montgomery, AL.
Rhonda is an experienced pharmaceutical quality professional with leadership proficiency and a strong work ethic. Rhonda has mastered many quality skills including creating a “best-in-class” microbiology department, creating and leading effective teams, developing Quality Culture and implementing multi-site FDA Readiness Programs. Rhonda has spoken internationally on the subject of Objectionable Microorganisms in Pharmaceutical Microbiology and co-authored PDA Technical Report Number 67 “Exclusion of Objectionable Microorganisms from Nonsterile Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Cosmetics”. She also authored a chapter entitled, “Determination of Objectionable Organisms in Non-Sterile Pharmaceutical Products—a Science-Based Risk Assessment Approach” in the book, Microbial Identification: The Keys to a Successful Program edited by Mary Griffin and Dona Reber.
Pam Norris joined Vitruvias in 2017. She was first introduced to the pharmaceutical industry in 2005 where she began work for Midlothian Laboratories in Montgomery, AL. Over the years she has served in diverse roles for various companies within the industry. Her knowledge and experience bring a great addition to the Vitruvias Therapeutics team.
Kellie Herrod joined the Vitruvias team as Controller in 2019. Prior to coming to Vitruvias she served as Controller at ARKAL, an international auto parts manufacturer in Auburn, AL, and Assistant Controller/ Senior Accountant at Kowa Pharmaceuticals America in Montgomery, AL. Her loyalty, passion and dedication to the team efforts and mission of Vitruvias make her a vital asset to the team. Kellie has been working in accounting since 1991 and says that the only thing better than working with numbers is working with a great team and a worthy mission.
Sara Caldwell is responsible for the procurement, planning, and execution of our current development programs. She brings her unique capacity, business acumen, and superior management skills to each project.
Tripp Whatley joined Vitruvias in 2017 where he serves as a financial and commercial analyst. He is a recent graduate of Auburn University, where he earned a degree in Finance. His introduction to healthcare began with New York-based Torreya Partners, where in 2016 he served as a healthcare analyst.
His competitive, thorough approach to financial analytics is a continuation of a winning attitude that began on the baseball field, and culminated with a national championship ring won during the 2013 Junior College World Series.