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.