Team

At Psivant Therapeutics we have assembled a diverse team with extensive experience across disciplines ranging from physics and computer-aided drug design to chemistry and structural biology. This continuum of complementary experience is essential for driving our scientific vision and bringing innovative therapeutics to patients in need.

  • Portrait of Woody Sherman Portrait of Woody Sherman

    Woody Sherman, Ph.D.

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Portrait of Alex Rizzo Portrait of Alex Rizzo

    Alex Rizzo, Ph.D.

    Head of Structural Biology and Biochemistry

  • Portrait of Ana Silveira Portrait of Ana Silveira

    Ana Silveira, Ph.D.

    Head of Molecular Simulations

  • Portrait of Evan Chiswick Portrait of Evan Chiswick

    Evan Chiswick, Ph.D.

    Director, Biology

  • Portrait of Finith Jernigan

    Finith Jernigan, Ph.D.

    Head of Molecular Design

  • Portrait of Lynn Grice

    Lynn Grice

    Executive Assistant

  • Portrait of Mark Ator Portrait of Mark Ator

    Mark Ator, Ph.D.

    VP, DMPK and Pharmacology

  • Portrait of Omar Ahmad Portrait of Omar Ahmad

    Omar Ahmad, Ph.D.

    Executive Director, Medicinal Chemistry

  • Portrait of Sharon Shechter Portrait of Sharon Shechter

    Sharon Shechter, Ph.D.

    Director, Computational Chemistry

  • Portrait of Shiva Patel Portrait of Shiva Patel

    Shivam Patel, M.S.

    Head of Data Sciences and Machine Learning

  • Portrait of Todd Soltwedel Portrait of Todd Soltwedel

    Todd Soltwedel, M.S.

    Chemistry Lead

  • Portrait of Vishal Sindhava Portrait of Vishal Sindhava

    Vishal Sindhava, Ph.D.

    Director, Biology