Leadership Team


The Talaris team is composed of highly experienced leaders in the fields of immunology, cell therapy, clinical development, manufacturing, and people development.

Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Farnsworth
Chief Human Resources Officer
Mary Kay Fenton
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Medical Officer
Mike Zdanowski, CTO
Chief Technology Officer
Ken Abrams, MD
Vice President of Clinical Development
Vice President of Technical Operations and Site Head
Eric Gornstein
Senior Vice President of Strategy
Kristin Lurk
Senior Director of Program and Project Management
Vice President of Process and Analytical Development
Vice President, Quality
Seema Shetty
Senior Director, Regulatory Affairs
Colby Squire
Head of Research and Development
Vice President of Corporate Development
Courtney Wells
SVP Clinical Operations