General Counsel and Senior Vice President, Administration
Teresa oversees all legal matters of the Company worldwide and serves as Corporate Secretary to the Board of Directors. She also leads administration and government relations for U.S. operations and works closely with the Company’s senior management team across the globe. Prior to joining Athenex in 2015, she was a partner at Harris Beach PLLC, a nationally recognized law firm, where she successfully represented and advised business clients, including Fortune 500 companies, on complex and diverse matters. Teresa was a finalist for the 2019 ATHENA Leadership Award, and is named in Business First’s annual lists of “Power 250”, “Power 150 Women” and “Legal Elite.” While in private law practice, Teresa was consistently recognized by peer journals as a “Super Lawyer.” She serves on the Board of Trustees of the University at Buffalo Foundation (Finance Committee), as Board Chair-Elect of the Western New York Women’s Foundation, and as a Board Member of BirchBioMed Inc., a clinical stage biomedical company, and the University at Buffalo Law Alumni Association. She also serves on the Advisory Boards of Varia Ventures and UB’s Buffalo Institute for Genomics & Data Analytics. Teresa received her law degree (JD) from University at Buffalo School of Law, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University.