Executive Director of Program Management at Certara, Mr. Hershberger brings 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry primarily in project leadership roles and provides integrated program management (integrated plans, Target Product Profiles, etc.) and financial planning clients, including fund raising, business development, client presentations, vendor selection and professional business meetings.
His experience includes President and Director of Brighton Biotech where he was responsible for development strategy, fund raising, company finances and operations. Mr. Hershberger was also the Executive Director of Global Project Management at deCODE Genetics where he was responsible for leading the pharmaceutical portfolio development. Prior to joining deCODE Genetics, Mr. Hershberger held leadership roles of increasing responsibility within Parke-Davis, Pfizer and Takeda Pharmaceutical R&D, primarily in the area of Global Project Management.
He completed his undergraduate degrees in Applied Mathematics and Pharmacy at Ferris State University and received his MBA, with concentration in finance, from Wayne State University.