MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 11 Access Genetics, an Eden Prairie-based molecular diagnostics service and technology company, announced todaythat it has appointed Paul J. Hoedeman as its CFO, and Elizabeth A. Skinner asVP - Legal, Quality and Regulatory.
Mr. Hoedeman was recently CFO of Edwin Watts Golf, and has previouslyserved as VP of Finance at Home Depot, CFO and CIO of Allied Signal Aerospace,and corporate controller of NCR Corporation. He holds a J.D. from WilliamMitchell College of Law and a B.A. from the University of St. Thomas and is aCPA and CMA.
Ms. Skinner has been in private practice as an attorney and consultant,with experience in litigation, compliance, risk and general business matters.She previously was in-house counsel at Children's Hospitals and Clinics andDirector, Regulatory and Clinical Appeals at Medica. Ms. Skinner holds a JDfrom Hamline University and is a RN with 14 years of critical care and ERexperience.
"We are delighted to welcome two senior executives with such extensiveexperience as we continue our rapid growth in this exciting field," said Dr.Ron McGlennen, President and Medical Director of Access Genetics. "OurTeleGene(TM) genetic consultative service and our PowerCord(TM) web-enabledsupport program for molecular diagnostics are disruptive technologies that arechanging the face of laboratory medicine. We are assembling the best possibleteam to deliver on this opportunity and care for our customers."
About Access Genetics
Access Genetics provides support services, technology and materials formolecular diagnostics laboratories. Through its PartnerLab(TM) program, thecompany assists laboratories in rapidly initiating, conducting, and expandinghigh-value, genetic tests for inherited disorders, infectious diseases,pharmacogenomics, and predictive medicine. Its TeleGene(TM) geneticconsultative service is the flagship of a suite of web-based tools andservices that broadly support best-of-class industry solutions, and enablelaboratories to effectively use leading-edge materials and processes.
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