Dawn brings 33 years of extensive experience in Quality, Regulatory and Compliance in the pharmaceutical industry. In her role as Senior Director, Quality Assurance, Dawn will provide executive leadership and direction to the Quality Assurance functions at the Tergus RTP and Kannapolis sites. Her experience spans pharmaceutical, cosmetics and over-the-counter products working for large international pharma and for CMO’s. Dawn is committed to creating and nurturing a strong Quality culture that focuses on systems thinking, protecting assets and ensuring adherence to regulatory requirements.
She excels in team building and is diligent in building cross-company collaboration to ensure timelines and goals are met. Dawn believes that developing strong relationships, internal and external are key to the success of maintaining a Quality consciousness across the business.
Dawn is comfortable working in a fast-paced and highly regulated environment while safeguarding assets, mitigating risks and ensuring consumer and product safety.
Dawn began her 31 year career at GSK as a chemist/scientist in the Quality labs in roles of increasing responsibilities followed by experience in CMC, Global Regulatory Affairs, Import/Export Compliance; DEA Compliance Management. Prior to joining Tergus Pharma, her most recent role at was as Director, Regulatory Compliance at Mayne Pharma and included oversight of Documentation Management, Vendor and Client Audits and support of Regulatory Agency inspections. Dawn received a B.S. in Chemistry from Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee.