Our Team

Ross WeaverRoss Weaver BS, MBA, PharmD
Co-Founder, Chairman
Ross holds a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from the University of Kansas, a PharmD from the University of Tennessee, and an MBA in marketing and finance from the University of Chicago. He completed a post-doctoral fellowship in Applied Pharmacokinetics at the University of Minnesota. Ross’ previous executive positions include Vice President at Adjility Health, Senior Partner at Weaver & Holihan and President of Weaver & Associates. He was formerly Director of Licensing, Director of New Products Planning and Manager of New Products Marketing Research Manager at (Astra)Zeneca, and Senior Scientist, Division of Drugs, AMA.
Alec PettiferAlec Pettifer, BAlinkedin
Co-Founder, Vice Chairman

At Clinical Score, Alec is primarily responsible for delivering the highest quality results on time and on budget. He is a dynamic research professional with over 20 years experience conducting large scale quantitative research programs. His work style highlights expertise in market research industry best practices based on experience gained with top research firms in the US, Asia, Western Pacific, and Europe. Alec designed and implemented a best in class 2M+ healthcare consumer panel in the US. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (Methods & Statistics) from Rowan University.
Taryn ChanceTaryn Chance BA, MLD
Director of Marketing

Taryn is an energetic and driven individual who is passionate about marketing within the healthcare discipline, combining 10 years of experience in management and operations. Taryn has extensive experience with writing research and developing theoretical abstracts, and most recently worked in marketing and museum communications for Winterthur Museum. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications (Corporate Communications) and a Master of Leadership Development, both from the Pennsylvania State University.

Gary KaplanGary Kaplanlinkedin BS, MS
Director of Research, Statistical Design and Analysis

Gary is a multifaceted professional, skilled research management executive with 30+ years of experience as a statistician for market research, developing cutting-edge approaches to business challenges and market sizing models. His core competencies are experimental design and the conversion of corporate business problems to useable designs. He has a Bachelors Degree in Psychology and a Masters in Urban Studies with a major in research modeling, both from Tulane University and a  Masters Degree in Applied Statistics from Temple University.
Previously Gary was the Chief Operating Officer for Leger Marketing/TRIG (a Canadian leader in public opinion polling and market research), Executive Vice President at TNS and Research Account Executive at Chilton Research Services. 
AnneWPiclinkedinAnne Weaver, RN
Quality Assurance Manager

Anne has 25 years experience in health care in the fields of vascular surgery, cardiac care, orthopedics, geriatrics, and urgent care working inpatient and outpatient in various hospitals in Kansas, Memphis, TN, St. Paul, MN, Chicago, IL and Wilmington DE.

Anne received her training at Mercy School of Nursing in Fort Scott, Kansas.

AnnPiclinkedinAnn Ferentinos, MBA

Ann is an efficient financial professional with 20+ years of financial management experience.  She is a detail-oriented multi-tasker, with exemplary organization and project management skills.  Ann has a proven ability to work effectively with teams and people at all levels of organization.

Ann’s areas of expertise lie in financial analyses, budgeting/forecasting, cost allocations, work flow re-engineering, and cost reduction initiatives. She holds a BS in Accounting from University of Delaware and her MBA from Widener University.

Ann also brings her skills and passion to the community in various capacities, serving as a leader for many local  organizations.

MadalenePicMadalene Winter linkedin
Administrative Assistant

Madalene is a creative problem-solver who brings an organized and focused skillset to her position, creating the key to her success. She has over six years of customer service experience, including managerial roles as an assistant office manager and report editor in the medical field. She has studied French and Public Relations in California at Sacramento City College