Carolyn leads and shapes the data governance and privacy practices for Janssen R&D Data Science enabling efficient implementation of data science capabilities across R&D while protecting data privacy. She works closely with data science team(s), data transparency team, business owners, legal, compliance, privacy, and IT amongst others to design and implemented a Data Science Data Governance program and processes. She provides subject matter expertise for data diligence, partnerships and L&A. Additionally, Carolyn is co-leading the JJDSC AI & Ethics Pillar and leading the JRD DS AI & Ethics Workstream.
Carolyn has over 20 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry. She has an established track record of leading security functions comprising of 3rd party risk management, cloud and SaaS offerings including compliance. This risk management supported the delivery of 15 billion dollars in revenue for a world leader in life sciences. Among her many achievements, she oversaw security and risk reviews for over 250 systems ensuring standards, policies and guidance were followed and maintained, oversaw innovative clinical digital trials working closely with legal, regulatory and business to ensure patient safety was first, and worked side by side with key global key stakeholders and leadership teams to evaluate pragmatic solutions for security and risk. She earned her Bachelor of Business Administration from Temple University and Master of Education degree from Arcadia University.