We’re women-owned, science-led, and mother-centered.

Michelle Egger 

Co-Founder & CEO

Leila Strickland, PhD

Co-Founder & CSO

Kelli Reifschneider
Chief of Staff

Malika Boukhelifa, PhD
Innovation Manager

Claire O'Brien, PhD
US Regulatory Specialist

Charlotte Fron
Communications
Associate

Holland Pritchett
Lab Operations Manager

Alex Kleinman
Research Associate

Victoria Slaughter
Scientific Specialist

Akshay Narkhede, PhD
Engineer

 Katherine Richeson, PhD
Scientist

 Rick Brockway
Research Associate

Robert Pond
Bioreactor Operations Associate

 Jack England
Bioreactor Operations Associate

Logan Howard, PhD
Scientist

Sarah Piephoff 
Social Media Student Associate

Katariina Koivusaari, PhD 
EU Regulatory Specialist

Daniel S. Ruben 

Business Advisor

Shazi Visram

Business Advisor

Kurt Dornauer 
Technical Advisor

Shannon Kelleher, PhD

Professor,

Biomedical & Nutritional Sciences, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Susan Sharfstein, PhD 

Professor,

Department of Nanobioscience,

SUNY Polytechnic Institute

Zakiyah Williams, MPH, IBCLC

Lactation Services Manager, Stanford Children's Health

Linda Arterburn, PhD

Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, Provention Bio

Marc Masor, PhD

Past Director,

Clinical Nutrition Research,

Abbott Laboratories

Massimo Bionaz, PhD

Associate Professor,

College of Agricultural Sciences, Oregon State University

Elizabeth Brownell, PhD

Associate Professor,

School of Nursing & Dpt of Pediatrics,

University of Texas

Health Science Center

Jennifer Smilowitz, PhD

Associate Director,

Human Studies Research at

Foods for Health Institute,

UC Davis

Technical Advisors