SVP, U.S. General Manager
Stephanie S. Okey, M.S. is currently Head of North America, Genetic Diseases and SVP, General Manager US Genetic Diseases business for Genzyme. Stephanie has 27 years of industry experience, 25 of those years in biotechnology. She spent eight (8) years at Genentech, Inc. and 17 years with Genzyme Corp. Stephanie has had launch or commercialization experience with eight orphan disease therapeutics; one with REMS designation, and four (4) large market therapeutic agents. She has significant experience in the commercialization of orphan disease products and bringing therapeutic agents to health care providers and patients in a patient centric business model.
Stephanie holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from The Ohio State University and a Master of Science Degree, Immunology and Medical Microbiology from Wright State University.