Jan Rybnicky, B.Sc

Human Relations & Office Manager

  • Started in February of 2007

  • Supported opening of Argenta Research in 2009

  • Helped to open AML Riverside in 2014

  • Became US Payroll Officer in 2014

  • Additionally, became HR Manager in 2017

Fun Fact:

  • Taught Ropes Course at a Day Camp

My Inspiration as Part of the Team:

  • The commitment that we all share for the care and excellent health of our furry family members

James Cronan, B.Sc

Finance Associate

  • Graduated from Rutgers in 2016 in Environmental and Business Economics

  • Started at AlcheraBio in June 2016

  • Handle client and investigator invoicing

  • Manage expense and expense reports on a monthly basis

  • Help gather all the data to report to parent company

Fun Fact:

  • Huge history buff especially the two World Wars

My Inspiration as Part of the Team:

  • Knowing that the company helps improve the lives of animals and owners

Melissa Iorio, B.Sc

Marketing Manager

  • Graduated from Rutgers University with a B.Sc in Animal Science (Conc. Equine Science), a minor in music and a certification in Recording Arts

  • Focused on Equine Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, and was part of some major equine research studies

  • Work history ranges from being a veterinary technician to a working student for internationally-ranked Three-Day Event riders to doing Marketing for some start-ups and small businesses

  • Joined AlcheraBio in December of 2016, and started in Marketing in September of 2017

  • Some various responsibilities include website and material design, and site and patient recruitment

Fun Fact:

  • All of my fur-members are adopted! I have 2 rabbits, 1 cat, and 1 dog

My Inspiration as Part of the Team:

  • It’s incredibly fulfilling to work with a team that truly reflects our brand and is always looking for ways to grow and evolve. It’s also a privilege to be involved in the development of new veterinary treatments, contributing to their impact on the lives of pets now and in the future

Cheri Carlson, TRI

Associate Clinical Site Coordinator

  • Worked in Food Services as a Manager, Caterer, Waitress, Bartender, Cook, Maître D, and even Dish Washer

  • Previously a Veterinary Technician/Surgical Tech at MidAtlantic Equine Medical Center

  • Previously a Veterinary Technician/Office Manager at Somerset Veterinary Group and Sterling Vet Hospital

  • Previously worked for Schering-Plough Animal Health/Merck Animal Health for 20 years

  • Currently a Therapeutic Riding Instructor/Volunteer at Centenary University – since 2013

Fun Fact:

  • My Inspiration as Part of the Team:

March 2019 marks my PATH certification, and Summer 2019 marks the earning of my ESMHL (Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning) license.

  • Connecting hopeful pet owners to inspired Veterinary Clinics in the Health and Wellness of our furry friends. Our talented team brings it all together to make it happen… Just can’t get any better than this 😊