Meet our innovative team creating solutions to challenging problems

Sunflower is a women-owned and led biotechnology company, with a world-class team of scientists and engineers.  We have deep expertise in fermentation and purification process development, biopharmaceutical manufacturing and quality management.

Kerry R. Love, PhD

Kerry R. Love, PhD

Founder, CEO & President

Kathryn Golden, MEng, MBA

Kathryn Golden, MEng, MBA

Founder

J. Christopher Love, PhD

J. Christopher Love, PhD

Founder, Chairman of the Board

Larry Weiner

Larry Weiner

Board of Directors

Maik Jornitz

Maik Jornitz

Board of Directors

Laura Crowell, PhD

Laura Crowell, PhD

Director of R&D

Alexandra Bonnyman

Alexandra Bonnyman

Director of Engineering Operations

Patrick Spooner

Patrick Spooner

Associate Director of Product Management

Tom Heer

Tom Heer

Chief Financial Officer

Mary Kate Tracey

Mary Kate Tracey

Technical Program Manager

Akshada Shinde

Akshada Shinde

Bioengineer

Michael Sheets, PhD

Michael Sheets, PhD

Scientist

Sophie Lee

Sophie Lee

Senior Research Associate

Martin Rochefort

Martin Rochefort

Research Associate

Nikhil Unde

Nikhil Unde

Research Associate

Ben Fagin

Ben Fagin

Research Associate

Emily Strong

Emily Strong

Research Associate

Adrian Foell

Adrian Foell

Bioprocess Engineer

Tim Lorgeree

Tim Lorgeree

Software Engineer

Devin Grace Morrison

Devin Grace Morrison

Industrial Design Engineer

Jessie Lee

Jessie Lee

Product Manager, Software