touching more than 100,000 patient lives every night.
With a collaborative leadership style, she is a critical
member of the regional leadership team. Dedicated
to improving the broader industry, Dr. Piscitelli is
also a Fellow of the College of American Patholo-gists (CAP), actively serving on several of its national
Michelle Rapp, associate partner,
Michelle is a mixture of energy and
experience focused on providing the
best solutions to meet her clients’
needs. She brings her deep science
as a client service leader for the AZ team. She is an
collaboration with her internal team and across client
management teams together seamlessly.
Dalia Rayes, senior director,
ASPIRE business unit
Dalia is a proven leader at Actelion.
and stretch assignments, with a
strong record of success. Most recent-
ly, Dalia created a top-notch specialty business team
that has become an essential part of our organiza-
tion. She is an enthusiastic and passionate leader who
ensures we are serving our patients, while also deliv-
ering on our strategic objectives. Actelion is proud to
recognize Dalia as our 2015 HBA Rising Star.
Anne Marie Robertson, executive
Helsinn Therapeutics (uS), Inc.
self as a leader within the commercial
organization at Helsinn. She con-
tributes to the success of Helsinn by
providing leadership to all commercial/development
business acumen, innovative approach and collaborative communication abilities, she continues to contribute to Helsinn’s success. Anne Marie continues
to build out her team; she is focused on mentoring
its commercial organization.
Megan Robinson, senior vice
president, creative director brand
Sudler & Hennessey
An award-winning creative talent,
Megan inspires and directs her team
to consistently deliver outstanding
business leader, Megan helped develop our pitch pro-
cess and training program. There is a pattern here;
exceptional abilities and translates them into inspiration, training and encouragement for the entire
Sudler team. Megan is a Rising Star who helps others
shine, as well. Congratulations, Megan.
Sandy Rodriguez, senior director,
Takeda Pharmaceuticals uSA Inc.
held various roles of increasing re-
sponsibility until she assumed leader-
function in 2011. Sandy is responsible for shaping all
internal and external communications related to sig-
nificant company milestones. She is a creative prob-
strategies while leading her team and engaging her
peers with her vision, positive energy and an excep-
Emily Segalla, vice president,
group copy supervisor
Emily is recognized for being the
staffer who everyone turns to for