Matthew L. Posard


Mr. Posard brings over 30 years of general management and commercialization experience in the biotechnology and diagnostics industry to the Board of Directors. He is the Founding Principal of Explore DNA, a life sciences executive consulting firm, a position he has held since March 2016. Since 2017, he has provided advisory services to CEOs for several emerging life sciences companies. From February 2017 to April 2018, Mr. Posard served as President and Chief Commercial Officer of GenePeeks, Inc., a genetic research company. From March 2015 to April 2016, he served as Chief Commercial Officer of Trovagene, Inc., a molecular diagnostic biotechnology company. From February 2006 to February 2015, he held various commercial and general management positions at Illumina, Inc., a genomics company focusing on DNA sequencing, including senior executive positions overseeing Global Sales, Marketing, and General Manager of Clinical and Consumer Genomics as well as New and Emerging Markets. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of DermTech, Inc, Nautilus Biotechnology, Inc. and Talis Biomedical Corporation. Mr. Posard holds a BA degree in Management Science from the University of California, San Diego. He is the Chair of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee as well as a member of the Audit Committee.