Life sciences training leader Monica Gillison has been selected to join the LTEN Advisory Council. Her appointment begins immediately.
Gillison, senior manager of commercial sales training for SK Life Science, has worked in life sciences since 1998, when she started as a senior specialty neuroscience representative for Eli Lilly. Since then, Gillison has held sales, training and leadership roles at Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Zogenix and Collegium Pharmaceuticals. Gillison has also served as Guest Editor of LTEN Focus on Training magazine and was a finalist for the 2020 All-Star Teams category of the LTEN Excellence Awards competition.
“It’s an honor to be asked to join the LTEN Advisory Council, and I’m looking forward to working with the Council members and also with the Board of Directors,” Gillison said. “In my time with LTEN I’ve seen the positive effect our network has on training careers, and I’m excited to help deliver valuable programs and work that raises the bar for all members.”
“It was a great choice to bring Monica’s impressive energy to the LTEN Advisory Council,” said Dawn Brehm, LTEN executive director. “Since joining LTEN, she’s been a great contributor to our publications and events, and I know this new role will be a nice fit for her. As the Advisory Council supports the Board of Directors in creating new initiatives, Monica’s experience and drive will be valuable assets to support LTEN members and leadership.”
The Life Sciences Trainers & Educators Network (www.L-TEN.org) is the only global 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization specializing in meeting the needs of life sciences learning professionals. LTEN shares the knowledge of industry leaders, provides insight into new technologies, offers innovative solutions and communities of practice that grow careers and organizational capabilities. Founded in 1971, LTEN has grown to more than 2,100 individual members who work in pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostic companies, and industry partners who support the life sciences training departments.
For more information contact Nannette Nolan, LTEN director of marketing communications, at nnolan@L-TEN.org.