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.
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.
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.
Hunter joins Vitruvias from the automotive industry where his experience with leading manufacturers prepared him to take on the role as Senior Accountant. Hunter is an Auburn Alumnus and a United States Marine Corps veteran. From accounts receivable and inventory management, to quality control, process audits and analysis, Hunter’s approach encompasses all business functions with customer service being the ultimate focus.
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.
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.
Karen Hughes joined the Vitruvias team in 2020 as the Pharmaceutical Account Manager, Generics, with almost 21 years of experience in the healthcare industry. She brings her knowledge and focus on relationship-building to assist with the commercial division of the company.
In January, 2022 she assumed responsibility for all of the Company’s commercial operations as the Director of National Accounts.
She began her pharmaceutical career with Schering-Plough in Montgomery, Alabama and has spent the last 21 years in sales, progressing from sales to management across several related healthcare industries.
Karen attended Auburn University (Montgomery) where she earned B.S. in Biology.