Dr. Diana Hausman, MD, has served on our board of directors since January 2022. Dr. Hausman is a board-certified medical oncologist with over 20 years of clinical drug development experience. Since March 2022, Dr. Hausman has been the Chief Medical Officer of Link Immunotherapeutics, Inc. From June 2021 to March 2022, Dr. Hausman was the Chief Medical Officer of Lengo Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing novel precision medicines targeting driver mutations in oncology and now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blueprint Medicines Corporation. While at Lengo, she was responsible for all aspects of clinical development, including successful filing of the initial IND for BLU-451 (formerly LNG-451), a CNS-penetrant, EGFR Exon20 insertion inhibitor. Prior to joining Lengo, Dr. Hausman served as Chief Medical Officer for Zymeworks Inc., for 5 years from June 2016 to May 2021. While there, she oversaw all aspects of clinical development, including that of the HER2-targeted biparatopic antibody zanidatamab, from initial IND to multiple ongoing global Phase 2 and pivotal studies, with breakthrough therapy designation for treatment of biliary tract cancer. Dr. Hausman also participated actively in Zymeworks’ IPO, as well as the ongoing collaboration with Beigene. Dr. Hausman was previously CMO at Oncothyreon Inc where she oversaw the Phase 1b and early Phase 2 clinical program for the HER2-targeted small molecule, tucatinib. She also held positions of increasing responsibility at ZymoGenetics Inc., Berlex Inc., and Immunex Corporation, working across multiple indications, including oncology, hematology, hepatitis C and autoimmune disease. Dr. Hausman received her internal medicine and specialty training in hematology and medical oncology at the University of Washington, Seattle, WA. She received her MD degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, and an A.B in biology from Princeton University, Princeton, NJ.
Ann E. Berman CPA, MBA
Ms. Berman has served as a member of our board of directors since July 2021. She currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Loews Corporation and Renalytix plc and a member of the board of trustees of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and is the Chairwoman of its Compliance and Risk Committee. From September 2011 until June 2021, Ms. Berman served as a member of the board of directors and Chair of the Audit Committee of Cantel Medical Corp. In addition, she served as a member of the board of directors and Chair of the Audit Committee of Eaton Vance Corporation from February 2006 until March 2021. Prior to these roles, Ms. Berman served in various financial and risk management capacities at Harvard University, including as Senior Advisor to the President of Harvard University, Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer. She received her B.A. with distinction in French language and literature from Cornell University, where she was Phi Beta Kappa, and her M.B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business. We believe that Ms. Berman is qualified to serve on our board of directors due to her accounting and financial management expertise as a Certified Public Accountant, experience as Chief Financial Officer of a major research university, service as an audit committee member and chair of other public companies, and depth of experience in risk management.