Diane Tutko Francisco, Ph.D. joined the Inotiv team in April 2020. Dr. Francisco is an accomplished leader in our industry, with a history of success in managing teams and initiatives focused on improving client experiences. Her background includes skills in program and project management, business process transformation, and organizational effectiveness. Dr. Francisco leads all aspects of Inotiv’s Client Experience team, including legacy client services functions, quote production, and commercial operations.
Prior to joining Inotiv, Dr. Francisco held leadership positions with PPD, Covance Laboratories, Inc., and most recently, with ICON plc, as Director, Clinical Project Management Office. She earned her BA in Chemistry and Mathematics from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa, and her Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. Dr. Francisco is a certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and DDI Trainer.