Team & members

Our team works to protect the health of our donors and increase patient access to therapy, helping to save lives. Find out more about who we are.

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Boards of directors

Our board of directors works hard daily to ensure smooth operations and functions of the Association. Find out more about who they are.

Global Executive Board of Directors
David Bell, Grifols
Paolo Marcucci, Kedrion SpA
Giles Platford, Takeda - Chair
EU Board of Directors
Santiago Gonzalez, Grifols
Ferdinando Borgese, Kedrion
Richard Corliss, Takeda
North America Board of Directors
Rick Ascroft, Takeda
Adam Grossman
, ADMA Biologics, Inc. - Chair
Chris Healey, Grifols
Bob Rossilli, Kedrion Biopharma, Inc.
Global Plasma Board of Directors
Shane Stremming, ADMA BioCenters
Vlasta Hakes
, Grifols
Jerome Parnell III, Immunotek Bio Centers
Federico Latini, Kedrion
Rudolf Meixner, PlasmaVita Healthcare GmbH
David Morad, Southern Blood Services
Roger Brinser, Takeda/BioLife
Milan Maly, UNICAplasma s.r.o.

PPTA team

Our team works to ensure the safety of our donors and increase patient access to therapy. Find out more about who we are.

Anita Brikman

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President and CEO

Alexa Wetzel

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Senior Director, Lead for European Plasma

Alice Akinsulie

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Senior Manager, Lead for U.S. Regulatory Policy

April O'Neal

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Executive Assistant

Bill Speir

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Senior Director, Lead for North America Policy and Advocacy

Bobbi Stackman

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Coordinator, Global Plasma

Cathy Izzi

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Senior Director, Lead for Human Resources

Charon Smith

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Senior Manager, Lead for Accounts Payables & Receivables

Anita Brikman

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President and CEO

Alexa Wetzel

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Senior Director, Lead for European Plasma

Bobbi Stackman

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Coordinator, Global Plasma

Diana Krueger

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Manager, Lead for IQPP Audits

Joshua Penrod

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Senior Vice President, Head of Global Plasma and Technical Advocacy

Julia B. Fabens

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Senior Director, Lead for Global Plasma & Technical Advocacy

Nahla Wu

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Senior Manager, Lead for Standards

Ilana Ostrin

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Senior Director, Head of Global Communications

Jennifer Fulginiti

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Manager, Lead for Communications, North America

Marios Georgiou

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Manager, Lead for Communications, Europe

Rachel Liebe

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Senior Manager, Lead for Strategic & Creative Communications

Reid Herndon

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Coordinator, Global Communications & Member Services Support

Alice Akinsulie

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Senior Manager, Lead for U.S. Regulatory Policy

Evelina Kozubovska

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Senior Manager, Lead for European Regulatory Policy

Halide Tuna

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Manager, Lead for European Regulatory Affairs

James R. Knowles

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Senior Director, Head of Global Regulatory Policy

Michelle Fransen

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Director, Lead for Study Management

Michelle Mason

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Manager, Lead for Event Logistics & Regulatory Support

Maarten Van Baelen

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Executive Director, Head of Europe

Marek Kortus

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Manager, Lead for Government Affairs Europe

Marilena Vrana

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Director, Lead Public Affairs Europe

Melanie Conrads

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Executive Assistant, EU

Rafał Ramotowski

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Associate Director, Lead for EU Public Affairs and Communications

April O'Neal

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Executive Assistant

Bill Speir

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Senior Director, Lead for North America Policy and Advocacy

Daniel Seaton

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Director, Lead for U.S. Public Affairs

Julie Birkofer

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Senior Vice President, Head of North America

Sharon Pearce

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Vice President, Lead of Government Affairs

Cathy Izzi

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Senior Director, Lead for Human Resources

Charon Smith

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Senior Manager, Lead for Accounts Payables & Receivables

Gene Stroshane

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Vice President, Head of Global Operations & Finance

Mike McCormick

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Director, Lead for IT Systems & Facilities

PPTA Members

Our members play a valuable role, producing approximately 80% of the plasma protein therapies used in the United States today, and more than 60% worldwide. Find out more about our network of members.

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Kedrion logo
Takeda logo
Adma biologics logo
ABO plasma logo
Adma biocenters logo
B positive plasma logo
Biolife logo
Biopharma logo
Canadian plasma resources logo
Europlasma logo
Freedom logo
Grifols Egypt logo
Hemarus logo
Immunotek logo
Parachute logo
Kamada logo
Kedplasma logo
LFB Plasma logo
Lifeplasma logo
Octapharma logo
Olgam life logo
Plasma place logo
PlasmaVita logo
Southern blood services logo
Unica plasma logo
Abbott logo
BCA logo
BIO VIIIX logo
Cieloworks logo
Evolve Biologics logo
Fresenius Kabi logo
Haemonetics Corporation logo
HemaSource logo
Lychem International Ltd. logo
MRB holdings logo
National Genetics Institute logo
Onbe logo
Paysign logo
PreviPharma Consulting GMbh logo
Proesis bio logo
Qualtex Laboratories logo
Roche Diagnostics logo
Terumo BCT logo
Texcell logo
Vizient logo
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Adma biologics logo
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ABO plasma logo
Adma biocenters logo
B positive plasma logo
Biolife logo
Grifols logo
Biopharma logo
Canadian plasma resources logo
Europlasma logo
Freedom logo
Grifols Egypt logo
Hemarus logo
Immunotek logo
Parachute logo
Kamada logo
Kedplasma logo
LFB Plasma logo
Lifeplasma logo
Octapharma logo
Olgam life logo
Plasma place logo
PlasmaVita logo
Proesis bio logo
Southern blood services logo
Unica plasma logo
Abbott logo
BCA logo
BIO VIIIX logo
Cieloworks logo
Evolve Biologics logo
Fresenius Kabi logo
Haemonetics Corporation logo
HemaSource logo
Lychem International Ltd. logo
MRB holdings logo
National Genetics Institute logo
Onbe logo
Paysign logo
PreviPharma Consulting GMbh logo
Qualtex Laboratories logo
Roche Diagnostics logo
Terumo BCT logo
Texcell logo
Vizient logo

Code of ethics

Our code of ethics ensures the ethical conduct and integrity of the Association. Our members pledge to:

Provide the highest quality of therapies, considering the health and safety of users of plasma protein therapies (i.e., patients).
Offer therapies to all patients regardless of race, creed, national origin, or source of illness.
Continue to expand and improve the professional knowledge and therapy quality associated with the supply and use of therapies.
Abide by state, national, and multinational laws and regulations that govern the plasma protein therapies and source plasma collection industries, including antitrust and competition laws.
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A list that represents PPTA's code of ethics.

Join PPTA

Become a member of PPTA! PPTA engages with stakeholders to establish and improve regulations and policies that affect the sector.

By being a member of our industry-leading association, you can work closely with influential partners, enjoy numerous benefits and access useful resources.

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Subscriptions to industry leading briefings, magazine, and reports
Discount for two premier annual industry conferences
Access to legislative and regulatory expertise
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