William T. McKee
Mr. McKee has served as a member of our board of directors since March 2014. Mr. McKee currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of MBJC Associates, LLC, a business consulting firm serving the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. Mr. McKee served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer for EKR Therapeutics, Inc., or EKR, from July 2010 until June 2012 when EKR was sold to Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. Until March 2010, Mr. McKee served as the Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Barr Pharmaceuticals, LLC, a subsidiary of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited, or Teva, and the successor entity to Barr Pharmaceuticals, Inc., or Barr, an NYSE listed company, which was acquired by Teva in December 2008. Mr. McKee was also Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Barr prior to its acquisition by Teva, after having served in positions of increasing responsibility at Barr from 1995 until its acquisition. Prior to joining Barr, Mr. McKee served as Director of International Operations and Vice President-Finance at Absolute Entertainment, Inc. from June 1993 until December 1994. From 1990 until June 1993, Mr. McKee worked at Gramkow & Carnevale, CPA's, and from 1983 until 1990, he worked at Deloitte & Touche. Mr. McKee currently serves as a director of Synthetic Genomics, Inc., a privately held synthetic biology company focused on genomic-driven technologies. Since March 2017, Mr. McKee has served as a member of the board of directors as well as the nominating and governance committee of Assertio Therapeutics, Inc. (formerly known as Depomed, Inc.), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on products to treat central nervous system conditions. He has also served as the chair of Assertio’s Audit Committee since January 2018. He was a director at Cerulean Pharma Inc., until it was acquired by Daré Bioscience Operations, Inc. in July 2017 and Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. until it was acquired by Endo International plc in January 2015. Mr. McKee received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame.