Ms. Henson was appointed to the Lisata Board in September 2022 and serves as the Chairman of the Audit Committee. Ms. Henson possesses two decades of financial operations experience with both public and private companies. In addition, Ms. Henson currently serves on the board of directors of PepGen Inc and Perspective Therapeutics.
Ms. Henson previously served as Chief Financial Officer at Pardes Biosciences where she was instrumental in completing their recent tender offer transaction, as well as their de-SPAC transaction. Prior to Pardes, she served as the Chief Financial Officer for Imbria Pharmaceuticals, Kura Oncology, Wellspring Biosciences, and their parent company, Araxes Pharma.
Ms. Henson holds a BS in Accounting from the University of San Diego and is a Certified Public Accountant (currently inactive) in California.