John M. Burke, PhD

Co-Founder, President and CEO
Dr. Burke’s BS and MS are in Applied Mathematics from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, in 1993 and 1995, respectively. His PhD degree is in Applied Mathematics from Arizona State University in 2003. His research interests include singularly and randomly perturbed differential equations, bifurcation theory, and applying dynamical systems theory to study and understand how cells and tissues make decisions in humans, and human disease. Prior to co-founding Applied BioMath, Dr. Burke joined... Read More

Andrew Sutherland, MSc

Co-Founder and CFO
Andrew brings over 18 years of experience in growing and developing financial and operational processes to Applied BioMath. As one of the co-founders, Andrew is responsible for all business matters at Applied BioMath. He has a long track record of successfully driving shareholder value and most recently was head of finance and administration at Litle & Co., which was acquired by Vantiv in 2012. Prior to Litle, Andrew worked for a number of startups, all in finance and administration roles.... Read More

Louis Latino

Senior Vice President of Sales and Business Development
Lou has amassed thirty-seven years of direct sales and sales management experience, twenty of which have been focused in the Life Sciences industries. Lou’s experience and expertise lies in helping to build value in startup and early-stage companies. He has an extensive history of building sales, exceeding revenue goals and increasing profitability. Prior to Applied BioMath, he was the Executive Vice President at Selventa, a pioneer in delivering actionable understanding of underlying disease... Read More

Kristen Zannella, MSc

Executive Director of Marketing
Kristen is an experienced marketing professional focused on both strategic and tactical marketing in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry. Prior to Applied BioMath, Kristen was the Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industry Manager at MathWorks where her responsibilities included long-term strategy development, market analysis, competitive analysis, product launches, annual operational plan development and implementation, marketing content creation, and overall sales support. Kristen holds an M.S... Read More

Jennifer Park, PhD

Associate Director of Business Development
Jennifer Park is a molecular biologist and bioengineer with eight years of experience consulting with pharma and biotech to provide molecular insights to their data. Prior to Applied BioMath, Jennifer was Associate Research Director at Selventa where she oversaw scientific collaborations with industry clients in immunology, cancer and respiratory diseases. She used computational biology approaches and reverse causal engineering algorithms to analyze 'omics data for biomarker identification... Read More

Renee Fisher

Marketing Specialist
Renee earned a B.A. in Public Relations from Penn State University in 2015. Prior to joining Applied BioMath, she worked in the aerospace and defense industries, where she developed strategic marketing campaigns, conducted industry research, and executed industry events.

Scott Wakefield

Director of Sales
Scott brings over 18 years’ experience working with experts across various disciplines in the biopharma industry. Previously, Scott served as Senior Account Manager at MathWorks, where he worked with scientists from clinical and pre-clinical and enabled them to reduce their discovery and development time by up to 80%. Prior projects include, bringing together scientists and tools to identify optimal pathways, developing integrated platforms, and sharply reducing late stage attrition. His work... Read More