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​General ASGCT inquires
Annual Meeting abstract questions
Advertising opportunities
Policy and advocacy related inquiries
Questions related to awards
Inquiries regarding joining, contacting, or working with ASGCT committees
Questions related to authentication of information submitted to the Molecular Therapy family of journals
Year-round sponsorships, donations, and development
Questions related to programming and clinician education
Annual Meeting exhibit and sponsorship inquiries 
Any journal questions
Press inquiries
Event related inquires including registration, event specific details, for both in-person and virtual events
Issues surrounding membership and questions about ASGCT membership


David Barrett, JD



Laura Gallagher, MBA

Chief Operating Officer

Liz Hughes

Executive Assistant

Casey Manderscheid

Operations Manager


Communications + Marketing

Barb Gamez, MS

Senior Marketing Manager


Kristen Pate

Marketing Manager


Devin Rose

Communications Manager

Alex Wendland, MSJ

Director of Communications


Liz-Alanga-HeadshotLiz Alagna

Exhibits Specialist

Bridgid Dunlap, CFREBridgid-Dunlap-Headshot

Senior Manager of Development

Leanne Klawien

Development Coordinator

Rita Krueger

Senior Manager of Development



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Director of Education


headshot-placeholder-(1).pngJen Bremer

Education Support Specialist

Connor-Debord-HeadshotConnor DeBord

Programming Support Specialist


Kim Durham

Program Manager, Abstracts

Danielle Gale, MPA

Program Manager

Paul Larsen

Senior Program Manager

Alex Peterson

Senior Program Manager


Renee Strong

Program Manager, Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion




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Director of Finance

Meetings + Events


Cuauhtli Esparza

Digital Program Specialist

Shelby House (Hill), DES

Senior Manager of Digital Programming


Kathleen LaTorre

Director of Meetings & Events

headshot-placeholder-(1).pngHannah Rice

Senior Manager of Meetings & Events

headshot-placeholder-(1).pngKatie Wagner

Meetings and Events Specialist




Jim Weinland, CAE

Director of Membership



Amber Rodriguez-Jones

Member Services Coordinator

Policy + Advocacy

Margarita Valdez Martínez

Chief Advocacy Officer


Sam Kay

Global Outreach Manager

Alison Kujawski, MPH

Senior Outreach Manager

headshot-placeholder-(1).pngAndrew Liermann

Regulatory Affairs Manager

Christina Mayer, MPA

Senior Manager of Government Affairs

headshot-placeholder-(1).pngCaitlin McCombs, MBA

Senior Advocacy Program Specialist

Alexis Starosta

Patient Outreach Manager



Courtney-Bricker-Anthony.pngRory Bricker-Anthony, PhD

Scientific Editor

Sarah LaBelle-Hayford

Research Integrity Editor

Betty Schiefelbein

Managing Editor & Director of Scientific Publications

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Alexi Starr

Editorial Assistant



headshot-placeholder-(1).pngRyan Hietpas

Director of Technology




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