Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, University Illinois, 1980. Master of Business Administration in Marketing, University Chicago, 1988.
President global oncology, vice president strategy & portfolio management BioScience. With Corporation Strategic Advisory Council University Miami. Materials planner Abbott Laboratories, North Chicago, Illinois, 1982, specialist rare reagent planning, 1983—1985, planning coordinator new products, 1985, manager inventory planning, 1985—1986.
Director operations Pandex Division Baxter healthcare corporation, Mundelein, 1986. President Clinical Micro Sensors, Inc. (subsidiary of Motorola).
Chief Executive Officer Sequoia Pharmaceuticals. Group vice president cellular analysis Beckman Coulter, Inc., since 2007.
Member of American Society Microbiology.
Married Robert Marshall Collins, June 14, 1980.