Roger Newton -

Roger S. Newton, Ph.D., FAHA, FACN is the Founder, Board Director, and former President/CEO, Executive Chairman, and Chief Scientific Officer at Esperion Therapeutics. He is a Fellow of the American Heart Association and the American College of Nutrition, where he also serves as its President. Dr. Newton is also a Board Director on a number of life science companies including Celsee, Juventas Therapeutics, and FirstSense Medical Products. He serves on several National Advisory Boards at the University of Michigan including the Life Science Institute, the Frankel Cardiovascular Center, and the Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute. Dr. Newton is also an Executive-in- Residence at the Center for Positive Organizations at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business. Lastly, he has served on the Technical Advisory Board of Arboretum Ventures in Ann Arbor, MI since its founding in 2002.