Lynn A. Meyer
Ms. Meyer founded IntegReview IRB, a woman-owned business, in 1999. As its current Managing Partner, she is responsible for strategic planning with the Partners, goal setting, fostering accountability, as well as providing guidance and support to each business unit. Under her leadership, the IRB has grown to include five boards that now serve clients in the United States, Latin America and Japan, as well as a wide breadth of high-profile industry research sites and sponsors.
In 2007, through her guidance and direction, IntegReview achieved full accreditation by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP), which continues to be sustained. As a woman-owned business, IntegReview is certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) and is an accredited business by the Better Business Bureau.
Lynn’s industry career began in 1986 at one of the country's premier CROs, where she advanced from various administrative positions to an 11-year term as Manager of its affiliated Institutional Review Board. She has been an invited speaker at industry conferences presenting regulatory and human subject protection topics.
Chief Executive Officer
Melissa began her career with IntegReview IRB in February 2000. As CEO, her focus will be the development and execution of short and long-term strategies, objectives, plans and policies, with emphasis on the proper allocation of resources, and ensuring all departments meet company goals. The CEO develops, communicates, and implements the organization’s vision, mission, and overall direction. Melissa will develop and implement company strategic planning in an effort to ensure the protection of the rights and welfare of human subjects involved in research. Prior to joining IntegReview, Melissa worked as a phlebotomist at a local CRO and participated as a volunteer in Phase I research studies.
Melanie Flores, CIP, CCRP
As President, Melanie is responsible for the company's accountability to the Partners and the general public and acts as the face of the company. Melanie is responsible for the implementation of the organization’s vision, mission, and overall direction by upholding a respectful and ethical company culture and ensuring production efficiency, quality, and service. Melanie contributes to the development and implementation of the company strategic planning in an effort to ensure the protection of the rights and welfare of human subjects involved in research while providing training, education and guidance for IRB staff, IRB members and clients. The President serves as the Organizational Official for IntegReview IRB. Melanie has worked in the IRB industry since 1999 and has been with IntegReview since 2001.
Rick J. Clemens
Vice President of Business Development
Rick brings to IntegReview IRB over 25 years of experience in Operations and Business Development in Clinical Research. Prior to joining IntegReview, Mr. Clemens was the Senior Director of Business Development for PAREXEL International, where he was responsible for developing business to support US, Europe and South Africa. As Vice President of Business Development, he is responsible for business development, marketing and client relations.
Victoria Govea, CCRP
Director of Operations
Senior IRBManager Administrator
Victoria began her career with IntegReview IRB in 2002. Her primary function as the Director of Operations is the daily leadership, management and full operational responsibility for the Company's operations in order to meet the targets for customer service and retention, performance standards and financial goals. Prior to management, Victoria has held various positions including IRB Assistant and IRB Coordinator, Co-chair, which included coordinating/overseeing activities associated with the planning, conduction, and follow-up of board meetings. She continues to serve as an alternate non-scientific IRB member. Victoria received her CCRP (Certified Clinical Research Professional) certification in 2007.
Betty Olivarez, CPQA, CCRP
Director of Compliance
As the Director of Compliance, Betty is responsible for the daily leadership, management and full responsibility for the Company’s compliance program and for the oversight and maintenance of the Company's accreditation of the HRPP. Betty holds a Quality Process Analyst Certification from the American Society for Quality since 2008 and received her Clinical Research Professional Certification in 2014. She has been with IntegReview since 2011 and brings over 15 years of Medical Device and Biotechnology experience.
Director of Client Services
Sarah brings to IntegReview IRB over 20 years of experience in Operations and Business Development in clinical research. Prior to joining IntegReview, Sarah was the Vice President for MetaClin Research. She was responsible for the clinical operations of their multiple Phase I – IV clinical research sites and developing the CRO business to provide project management and monitoring services. Prior to management, Sarah has held various positions including Clinical Research Coordinator, CRA, Project Manager and Consultant for CROs and Sponsors and has a background in hospital research, pharma, medical devices, nutraceuticals and biotech. As Director of Client Services at IntegReview IRB, she is responsible for client relations and support, marketing and business development.
Lynn Goldman, CCRP
Lynn has been with IntegReview IRB since 2007. She began as an IRB Coordinator, Co-chair, and shortly thereafter became a Senior Coordinator, which included coordinating/overseeing activities associated with the planning, conduction and follow-up of board meetings as well as coordinator and reviewer for studies that met expedited criteria for review and approval. Prior to coming to IntegReview IRB, she worked as a clinical research coordinator and registered dietitian and has over 20 years of clinical experience with children with chronic diseases such as diabetes and cystic fibrosis. As Operations Manager at IntegReview Lynn is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operation of the review process by directly providing supervision and managerial guidance to Coordinators in an effort to ensure the Coordinators and their team members are in compliance with federal regulations and IntegReview IRB Standard Operation Procedures (SOPs), policies and procedures and to ensure they are effectively supervise and guide their teams. Lynn continues to serve as an alternate scientific IRB member.