Dr. Gavin has held various positions of increasing responsibility within the Company since 1994, including President. Prior to becoming Chief Operating Officer, he was Senior Vice President of Operations and responsible for the company’s production programs and transgenic animal development as well as many of the Operational components within the company including Farm Operations, Dairy Operations, Veterinary Services, Facilities, Occupational Health and Safety, Security and Logistics. Dr. Gavin has been with the company for 20+ years and working in this field and with this platform of production for 25+ years. Dr. Gavin is well published, presents internationally, and is also named on numerous international patents. He was instrumental in the development of the production facility in central Massachusetts and responsible for overseeing the site through to the first ever Regulatory approval and licensure for the rPRO Technology™ by the EMA, FDA-CBER and FDA-CVM. He holds a Bachelors degree in Animal Science with honors from the University of Massachusetts and a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine with honors from Tufts University.
Chief Operating Officer