Former United States Secretary of Commerce Joins Pathway Genomics’ Board of Directors
Pathway Genomics Corporation, a global precision medicine company with mobile health solutions for clinical laboratory testing to empower physicians and their patients to take control of their health and wellness, announced that the 29th U.S. Secretary of Commerce, The Honorable Barbara Franklin is joining the company’s Board of Directors., according to a Business Wire press release.
Mrs. Franklin served as Presidential Cabinet Secretary to the U.S. Department of Commerce and served in a variety of high-level positions for five U.S. Presidents. She is a recipient of the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service and now serves as President and CEO of Barbara Franklin Enterprises.
“In addition to her distinguished career in public service, Barbara Franklin has equally impressive credentials in the private sector,” said Jim Plante, Pathway’s Founder and CEO. “Having served on the Board of Directors of 14 public companies and recently inducted into the National Association of Corporate Directors Hall of Fame for her expertise and influence in corporate boardroom practices and performance, Barbara provides our company with invaluable expertise and contacts as we expand our global presence.”
On November 16, 2015, Mrs. Franklin will be inducted into the Financial Executives International (FEI) Hall of Fame for her exemplary leadership and integrity throughout her career.