31, July 2018
ILSI North America welcomes Dr. Clare Thorp as Executive Director.
Dr. Thorp brings 25 years of public and private sector experience in agriculture and food policy, research and teaching. Her career embodies ILSI’s multi-sector philosophy, having served in academic positions in the United Kingdom, in government positions in Ireland, and in science-based associations in the United States.
Dr. Thorp succeeds Dr. Eric Hentges, who served as the Executive Director for the past 11 years. ILSI North America’s President Frank Sabella comments “We are excited to have Clare on board, and we believe she will be great in continuing the success of ILSI North America’s programs as we meet the challenges of providing science to improve the public health."