Constance is the Operations Manager for Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS @ NYC in New York. In this role, she is responsible for leading overall site management, including accountability for regulatory compliance, security, budget development and management, customer relationship management and administration of vendor agreements. She provides resident companies with support focused on JLABS excellence in the service delivery model and customer relationship management. Connie will enable efficient operational work-flows to ensure compliance related to Environmental Health and Safety and Standard Operating Procedures. In addition, she is responsible for setting expectations and managing relationships with suppliers that assist with daily operations.
Prior to joining JLABS, Connie was the Research Laboratory Operations Manager for New York University Langone Health laboratories in the East and West Towers of the Alexandria Center for Life Sciences. In this role, she was responsible for directing all aspects of facilities management for laboratory and research operations, coordinating infrastructure support and overseeing and directing laboratory resources. In this role, Connie also served as the liaison on collaborative efforts related to research support with the Offices of Collaborative Science and Scientific Research. Prior to that, Connie was an Assistant Research Scientist in the field of HIV Vaccine Development at the New York University Langone Medical Center where she collaborated with the Bill and Melinda Foundation, Duke University and the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research.
Constance holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology from the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada