Chief Executive Officer
Jeff joined CRI Worldwide (Now CRI Lifetree) as its Chief Executive Officer in 2009. Jeff has over 18 years of experience building companies which have developed business models to address the inefficiencies in the delivery of healthcare services and drug development processes. He has been a leader in the development of strategic planning processes as well as the development of operating infrastructures for a number of high growth companies.
Before joining CRI, Jeff was the Chief Operating Officer of Comprehensive NeuroSciences (CNS) a leading organization conducting Phase I and later stage clinical trials. He led the expansion of CNS’s Phase I capabilities in addition to overseeing Phase II/III operations. Jeff was also a founder of Kelson Clinical Trials, a multi-site network conducting pediatric clinical trials, Kelson Pharmacy Services, a specialty pharmacy distribution company, and MedOptions Behavioral Health, a leading provider of medication management services. Earlier in his career, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Mariner Health, a post acute provider, from regional start-up through the national expansion of the company including its initial public offering.