Rafik Bishara – Board Member
Rafik is a well-known expert in the pharmaceutical supply chain distribution sector. His specialty of Good Cold Chain and Temperature-Controlled Management has led to numerous industry contributions. He has served on the board or as an advisor to many organizations (including Sensitech, Inc., Cryoport, and the World Health Organization); he is also the current Chair of the Pharmaceutical Cold Chain Interest Group (PCCIG) within the Parenteral Drug Association (PDA). He spent 35 years at Eli Lilly & Co. as Director, Quality Knowledge Management, and Technical Support.
Ken Martlage – Board Member
Ken coaches individuals, teams, and corporations in leadership development. He spent 28 years at Eli Lilly & Co. in various management positions and retired in 2000. The past 15 years have been dedicated to international consulting across multiple industries with Next Tier Advisors; Phoenix Images, Inc., and Tercon Consulting. His experience includes coaching senior management, team alignment, and facilitating organizational culture shift. Martlage also spent 12 years as a lecturer at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI).
Alisa Kilgas – Board Member
Alisa began her career in the pharmaceutical industry with firms such as Eli Lilly & Co., Cook Pharmaceutical Solutions, and Baxter Pharmaceutical Solutions. During her 25 years of experience, she identified many industry gaps; in response, she founded BioConvergence to help companies consolidate their supplier base, mitigate risk, and speed products to market, all in an effort to provide patients with better healthcare treatments.