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Board Director, Chair of Audit/Finance Committee, Member of Compensation Committee, Member of Nomination and Governance Committee

Ms. Makes has served as a director of Mind Medicine since 2019.  Ms. Makes has served as an independent consultant for primarily private medical device companies since July 2017. Prior to that, Ms. Makes served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Miramar Labs, a global medical device company dedicated to bringing innovative and clinically proven applications to the aesthetic marketplace, which was acquired by Sientra in July 2017. From 2006 to 2011 Ms. Makes served in the same roles for AGA Medical, a medical device company specializing in the treatment of cardiovascular defects, which was acquired by St. Jude Medical, another medical device company, in November 2010. Prior to AGA Medical, from 1999 to 2006, Ms. Makes served in a variety of executive positions, including as Chief Financial Officer, for Nektar Therapeutics (formerly Inhale Therapeutics), a biopharmaceutical company. Ms. Makes also served as Chief Financial Officer for Oravax, a biopharmaceutical company, from 1998 to 1999 and for Haemonetics Corp, a company specializing in the management of blood supplies, from 1995 to 1998. Since 2020, Ms. Makes also serves as a board director of Aziyo Biologics, a commercial-stage regenerative medicine company. Brigid chairs both the Audit and Nominating Corporate Governance committees for Aziyo. Since June 2021, Ms. Makes has served as a board director and chair of the Audit Committee for Quantum-Si, Inc., a life science tools company focused on commercializing a unique protein sequencing platform. Ms. Makes holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance and International from McGill University and an M.B.A. from Bentley University.

Robert Barrow

Chief Executive Officer and Board Director

Miri Halperin Wernli, PhD

Executive President and Board Director

Cynthia Hu, JD

Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary

Daniel R Karlin, MD MA

Chief Medical Officer

Dave Guebert

Chief Financial Officer

Robert Malenka, MD PhD

Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board, Nancy Friend Pritzker Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University

Peter Bergethon, MD

Member, Scientific Advisory Board VP, Head of Quantitative & Clinical Technologies, Biogen, Inc.

Robert Dworkin, PhD

Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Neurology, and Psychiatry at University of Rochester

Maurizio Fava, MD

Member, Scientific Advisory Board Psychiatrist-in-Chief of the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)

Maria A Oquendo, MD PhD

Ruth Meltzer Professor and Chairman of Psychiatry at University of Pennsylvania, Psychiatrist-in-Chief at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Bryan L Roth, MD PhD

Professor of Pharmacology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine; Director of the National Institute of Mental Health Psychoactive Drug Screening Program

Kenneth Alper, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology at the New York University School of Medicine

Peter Gasser, MD

Clinical Advisor

Stanley D Glick, MD PhD

Scientific Advisor

Matthew W Johnson, PhD

Clinical Advisor

Kim PC Kuypers, PhD

Scientific Collaborator & Advisor

Matthias Liechti, MD PhD

Scientific Collaborator & Advisor

Sarah McCallum, PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Experimental Therapeutics (DNET) at Albany Medical College

Natalie Wheeler, PhD

Medical Science Liaison with Dova Pharmaceuticals

John Rotrosen, MD

Professor of Psychiatry with New York University’s Langone’s Department of Psychiatry

Carol Vallone

Chair of the Board of Directors, Chair of Compensation Committee, Member of Audit/Finance Committee

Andreas Krebs

Vice Chair of the Board of Directors, Chair of Nomination and Governance Committee, Member of Audit/Finance Committee

Sarah Y Vinson, MD

Board Director, Member of Compensation, Nomination, and Governance Committees

Brigid Makes

Board Director, Chair of Audit/Finance Committee, Member of Compensation Committee, Member of Nomination and Governance Committee

JR Rahn

Co-Founder

Stephen L Hurst, JD

Co-Founder

Scott Freeman, MD

Co-Founder

Leonard Latchman

Co-Founder

Carrie Liao, CPA

VP, Corporate Controller & Accounting Principal