Every company that has been through a diversity certification process knows how rigorous and painful the application, vetting, and acceptance process can be. After countless hours of completing applications, visiting notaries, badgering my accountant for financial statements, and digging up personal and familial records that hadn’t been needed in decades, I was finally certified by…

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One way that Diversity Alliance for Science is unique from other national diversity organizations is that it is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors that include life science corporations and owners of small/diverse businesses that service the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. Our Board Members are all talented individuals and leaders who are passionate about…

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In February this year, Kathleen Castore of Sanofi and I attended the 6th Annual West Coast Conference of Diversity Alliance for Science. The “Beyond Capable” workshop that we participated in was both fun and engaging. As a supplier, I always appreciate the opportunity to be in the midst of so many buyer-supplier partners, savoring melt-in-the-mouth…

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