Tuan Hoang – Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Ellis Meng, Ph.D. – Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer
Manish Vaishya, Ph.D. – Chief Technology Officer
Christian Gutierrez, Ph.D. – Vice President of Research and Development
Carol Christopher, Ph.D. – Vice President Commercial Development
Carol Christopher received her B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. She has more than 20 years of experience in the pharma industry and has been a founder of several successful venture capital-backed start-ups and an inventor on numerous patents related to drug delivery and repurposing drugs. In addition to her role at Fluid Synchrony, Carol is also Director of Drug Discovery and Development Initiatives at Georgetown University Medical Center, and an advisor and mentor to several start-ups being spun out of academia.
Jeff Field – Vice President of Engineering
Jeffrey Field has more than 30 years of experience in medical product design and development. He is the inventor of many leading edge medical device technologies and has more than 25 issued patents ranging from interventional cardiology to drug delivery systems. He is known as an expert in field of device miniaturization. He has extensive background and experience in the creation and development of technology for the medical device industry. Jeffrey earned his B.A. and M.A. degrees in design from California State University, Northridge. He is President of Jeffrey Field Design and co-founder of MedSolve Technologies.
Chris Jones – Electrical/Biomedical Engineer
Chris Jones graduated in 2012 with Bachelor of Science degrees in Electrical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering from the University of Southern California. Intermittently throughout his undergraduate career, Chris worked on research projects in Dr. Meng’s USC BioMEMS laboratory under the direction of Dr. Gutierrez and Dr. Hoang. Chris first joined Fluid Synchrony as an intern working on software development in the summer of 2012 after finishing his Biomedical Engineering degree.
Shayne Stronks – Biomedical Engineer
Levi Rodriguez – Mechanical Engineer
Levi Rodriguez received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Southern California, joining the Fluid Synchrony research and development team shortly thereafter. Specializing in mechanical design and prototyping, Levi manages the micropump component design at Fluid Synchrony. In addition to engineering development, Levi has taken on various manufacturing and administrative duties within the company.