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PDA Pacific Northwest Chapter

Lisa Rutter

President: Lisa Rutter

Partner Therapeutics

Overview

The Pacific Northwest PDA chapter is looking for volunteers for committee chairs in the following areas to support our growth and overall PDA mission.

  1. Events Committee Chair: Support the development and maintenance of the Events Fee Policy. Researches and selects function spaces and menus for Chapter events. Responsibilities for contracts and negotiates pricing and working with Treasurer.
  2. Programs Committee Chair: Support the development and maintenance of the Speaker Policy. Identifies topics of interest in the industry and selects speakers. Responsible for viewing presentations for appropriate content.
  3. Sponsorships Committee Chair: Support the development and maintenance of the Sponsorship Policy. Creates sponsor opportunities and interfaces with sponsor contacts at each event.

Each Committee Chair will periodically attend chapter business meetings to provide updates and recommendations on specific issues as it relates to their responsibilities.  Please contact us at  Lisa.Rutter@partnertherapeutics.com

 
 

Upcoming Chapter Events

 

PDA Signature Events

 

Officers

President

Lisa Rutter

Lisa Rutter
Partner Therapeutics

President-Elect

Brian Hawkins

Brian Hawkins
Pluristyx

Treasurer

Anethra Wilson

Anethra Wilson
Partner Therapeutics

Secretary

Irene Braginskaya

Irene Braginskaya
Nohla Therapeutics

Member at Large

Alireza Abazari

Alireza Abazari
BioLife Solutions

Member at Large

Julia Hart

Julia Hart
Aptevo Therapeutics

 

Get Involved

The Pacific Northwest Chapter is very excited to welcome anyone that wants to get involved. We're a brand new chapter, and this is a wonderful opportunity to build a new community, organize great events and meet a lot of experts and professionals in your field. We need help in every committee and happy to hear new ideas. To get involved, please email the PDA PNW Chapter.

Membership Committee

Committee Chair:
Brittany Bentcover,BioLife Solutions, Inc.

  • Develops strategies for increasing local chapter membership
  • Monitor Member Engagement
  • Local Chapter signups at events
  • Outreach to expiring members
Communications Committee

Committee Chair: Open

  • Develops and delivers PDA PNW communications including:
    • The PDA PNW Newsletter
    • Upcoming events
    • Outreach to expiring members
    • Draft articles for local and national activities within PDA
    • Manages the PDA PNW LinkedIn page
Programs Committee

Committee Chair: Open

  • Engage experts in the industry to speak at chapter events
  • Develop workshops and Webinars
  • Produce developing programs such as conferences, scholarships, and meetups 
Events Committee

Committee Chair:
Alicia Sharkey,Partner Therapeutics

  • Provides full event support (venue scouting, catering, etc.)
    •   Monthly Networking
    • Dinner & Dialogue events
    • Planning session
Sponsorship Committee

Committee Chair: Open

  • Create and Manage scholarship relationships with local companies
  • Support connections with Vendors for possible opportunities
  • and Community Outreach 
 

Sponsorship

Interested in sponsoring a single event only?


Platinum Sponsor

$4,500

Per Year

  • Sponsor table at four dinner meetings of your choice with two guest passes
  • Tabletop display
  • Recognition at dinner meetings, prominent logo placement on all marketing materials (emails, LinkedIn, flyers, websites, brochures)
  • A five - minute corporate overview presentation
  • Logo with link on PDA's website
  • Annual Vendor Night (2 guest passes)
Purchase

Gold Sponsor

$3,000

Per Year

  • Sponsor table at three dinner meetings of your choice with two guest passes
  • Tabletop display
  • Recognition at dinner meetings, prominent logo placement on all marketing materials (emails, LinkedIn, flyers, websites, brochures)
  • A five - minute corporate overview presentation
  • Logo with link on PDA's website
Purchase

Silver Sponsor

$1,350

Per Year

  • Sponsor table at two dinner meeting of your choice with two guest passes
  • Tabletop display
  • Recognition at dinner meetings, prominent logo placement on all marketing materials (emails, LinkedIn, flyers, websites, brochures)
Purchase
 

Presentations