Our team

The Lucy Therapeutics team is relentlessly curious. We advance science and our company by embracing creativity and flexibility to achieve exceptional results in everything we do. Our diverse expertise from basic science to business is nurtured by our inclusive, equitable and compassionate culture.

Amy Ripka, Ph.D. I Chief Executive Officer

Amy Ripka, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer

Julia Gaebler, Ph.D. I Chief Business Officer

Julia Gaebler, Ph.D.

Chief Business Officer

Bryan Keaney I Chief Financial Officer

Bryan Keaney

Chief Financial Officer

Allen Hopper, Ph.D. I Sr. Director, Drug Discovery

Allen Hopper, Ph.D.

Sr. Director, Drug Discovery

Roland Staal, Ph.D. I Director of Pharmacology

Roland Staal, Ph.D.

Director of Pharmacology

Jessica Garrant I Director, Human Resources Strategy

Jessica Garrant

Director, Human Resources Strategy

Stanimir Karapchanski I Accounting Manager

Stanimir Karapchanski

Accounting Manager

Adriana Villella I Principal Scientist

Adriana Villella

Principal Scientist

Lizbeth Cornivelli, Ph.D. I Senior Scientist

Lizbeth Cornivelli, Ph.D.

Senior Scientist

Yipeng Du, Ph.D. I Scientist II

Yipeng Du, Ph.D.

Scientist II

Vera Procaccia, Ph.D. I Scientist II

Vera Procaccia, Ph.D.

Scientist II

Minevere Sinani I Associate Scientist

Minevere Sinani

Associate Scientist

Stephanie Barr I Senior Research Associate

Stephanie Barr

Senior Research Associate

John Burnell I Research Associate

John Burnell

Research Associate

Robin Grammer I Operations Associate

Robin Grammer

Operations Associate

Amy Ripka, Ph.D. I Chief Executive Officer

Amy Ripka, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer

Designer
John Ripple I Director

John Ripple

Director

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David Rotella, Ph.D. I Drug Discovery Advisory Board

David Rotella, Ph.D.

Drug Discovery Advisory Board

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Joanne Bronson, Ph.D. I Drug Discovery Advisory Board

Joanne Bronson, Ph.D.

Drug Discovery Advisory Board

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John Macor, Ph.D. I Drug Discovery Advisory Board

John Macor, Ph.D.

Drug Discovery Advisory Board

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James Summers, Ph.D. I Drug Discovery Advisory Board

James Summers, Ph.D.

Drug Discovery Advisory Board

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Prof. Nelli Mnatsakanyan, Ph.D. I Mitochondrial Advisory Board

Prof. Nelli Mnatsakanyan, Ph.D.

Mitochondrial Advisory Board

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Prof. Laurie Sanders, Ph.D. I Mitochondrial Advisory Board

Prof. Laurie Sanders, Ph.D.

Mitochondrial Advisory Board

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Mitochondrial Advisory Board

Peter Lansbury, Ph.D.

Peter Lansbury, Ph.D. I Mitochondrial Advisory Board

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Prof. Giovanni Manfredi, MD, Ph.D. I Mitochondrial Advisory Board

Prof. Giovanni Manfredi, MD, Ph.D.

Mitochondrial Advisory Board

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