Board of Directors

Catherine J. Mackey, Ph.D.

Compensation Committee Chair

Dr. Mackey chairs Poseida’s compensation committee and brings more than 30 years of operating experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors. She is currently Chair of the Board of COUR Pharma and a member of the board of directors of GW Pharma (GWPH) and Avid Bioservices (CDMO). Dr. Mackey formerly served as senior vice president of worldwide research and development at Pfizer Inc., where she built Pfizer La Jolla into one of Pfizer’s main pharmaceutical research and development sites with over 1,000 employees and a robust drug pipeline. She holds a Ph.D. and a B.S. in microbiology from Cornell University.