Team

Scientists and Experts Working for the Public Good

Over 30 team members bring a full range of expertise to Usona operations, including psychiatry, integrative medicine, medicinal chemistry, pharmaceutical manufacturing, quality assurance, and regulatory affairs in multiple countries.

Founders

Bill Linton

President

Malynn Utzinger

Co-Founder

Leadership Team

Sarah Schneider

Manager, Human Resources Business Partner

Fedora Daye

Director, RA Pharmaceutical Products

Kajsa Dalrymple, PhD

Sr Manager, Communications Usona

Robert Kargbo, PhD

CMC and Nonclinical Project Lead

Tura Patterson

Senior Director, Strategic Partnerships

Theraysa Gapasin

Director, Clinical Operations

John LeBlanc

Treasurer

Alex Sherwood, PhD

Medicinal Chemist

Board of Directors

Bill Linton

President

Rick Langer

Board Member

Rachelle C. Sampson PhD

Scientific Advisor

Poncho Meisenheimer

Lead Chemist

Mathew J. Saur

Board Member

Clinical Advisory Board

Charles (Chuck) Raison, MD - Chair

Director of Clinical and Translational Research

Heidi Allen, PhD

Associate Professor in the School of Social Work at Columbia University

Robin Carhart-Harris, PhD

Head of the Centre for Psychedelic Research, Division of Brain Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London

Tom Laughren, MD

Retired Division Director for the Division of Psychiatry Products

Rosalind (Ros) Watts, DClinPsy

Clinical Lead of the Psilocybin for Depression Study at Imperial College London

Bennet Zelner, PhD

Associate Professor of Business and Public Policy at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park