Board Member, Secretary, Theresa Frangiosa held executive positions in the pharmaceutical industry over a 25 year career before establishing Frangiosa and Associates, LLC in 2013, where she serves as Principal and Chief Executive Officer and provides guidance on a broad range of strategic decisions, integrating expertise into product and disease strategies, medical and scientific communications and patient and caregiver advocacy efforts. Her interest in Advocacy has resulted in long-standing support of several organizations dedicated to patient support in Brain Disorders and Breast Cancer and she participates on several Boards.
Her husband is a retired Navy Captain (Judge Advocate General’s Corps), and she was a long-time Dementia patient caregiver for her mother who had Alzheimer’s Disease. In addition to her service with UsAgainstAlzheimer’s, Ms. Frangiosa serves on the Board of Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America (SARDAA).
Ms. Frangiosa has proven success demonstrated in a career as a Pharmaceutical Executive that spanned 25 years. In her roles within Pharma, she was a Global Launch Leader as well as overseeing Early Commercial Strategy in Neurosciences. She led large scale teams, cross-functional teams to define disease and therapeutic area strategies for Janssen and GlaxoSmithKline. She has also led indication prioritization efforts and development of over 200 Target Product Profiles over a variety of disease states, leveraging well-established processes and frameworks, including deeper understanding of patient journeys to create key insights.
She has applied her professional career experience and her passion for advocacy to help create a channel for feedback from those diagnosed with or at risk for Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia, their care partners and individuals who are ‘worried well’, called the A-LIST. She is the lead investigator for this research study with IRB oversight.
Ms. Frangiosa obtained her Bachelor of Administration, Accounting Concentration from Ursinus College (Collegeville, PA) in 1988 and her Masters of Business Administration, Pharmaceutical Marketing from St. Joseph’s University in 1996.