Anjanette Jones has been in the drug development industry for approximately 20 years; she joined VMS in 2020. As a Senior Director of Strategic Account Management, she develops a deep understanding of her clients’ goals and challenges and then provides guidance and oversight that ensure alignment and success. She takes ownership and accountability for all activities related to the execution, implementation, and success of a program. She is dedicated to innovation and effectively collaborates across functional teams.

Prior to joining VMS, Anjanette worked for a global CRO an Executive Director, Enterprise Strategic Alliance Management, where she helped pharma companies move molecules from pre-clinical research to post-marketing. She received two prestigious awards for Leading Advancements in People, Process and Clients and Teamwork and Collaboration. In addition, she ran two large academic clinical research institutions in Chicago, overseeing a team of research clinicians conducting pharmaceutical trials as well as NIH grants. At VMS, Anjanette loves being closer to new patient therapies and the patient journey. She finds the testimonials she hears from actual patients every day to be very inspirational and reinforce the importance of the Clinical Educator.

Anjanette earned a BA in marketing from Columbia College. She serves on the annual Conference Committee for Integrating Women Leaders within the Indianapolis network. She is passionate about coaching and mentoring young leaders in business.

OUR TEAM MEMBERS

Andrea Heslin Smiley

President and CEO

Kristin Sherman

Chief Operating Officer

Abigail Mallon

SVP, Strategic Account Management and Chief Compliance Officer

Sam Watson

VP, Field Educator Networks

Neal Rothermel

Principal Officer

Mandy Moore

Principal Officer

Julie Bowes

Director, Strategic Account Management

Colleen Beeler, CPA

Executive Director, Finance

Renee Brochhagen

Chief Information Officer

Lauren Dwyer

Director, Strategic Account Management

Valerie Kinman

Senior Director, Quality & Network Operations

Kristen Long

Manager, Clinical Support

Jennifer Stephenson

Senior Director, Strategic Account Management