[ Here’s The Team
                                 That Leads The Way ]

LORI A. NESBITT

Founder & CEO | PharmD, MBA

Dr. Nesbitt founded Compass Point Research in 1996 after witnessing the frustration that comes with limited local access to clinical trials. Today, the company has grown into an industry-leading force that serves over 200 hospitals and provider groups nationwide.

Lori received her Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees from Purdue University and later completed her post-doctoral psychopharmacology residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. She received her MBA from Tulane University.

CORA SONNIER

SVP of Operations | CCRC

Cora serves as a corporate leader for client-partner relationships. She provides enterprise-wide oversight and daily management of clinical research operations. This includes facilitation of clinical trial implementation and participant enrollment, training of Investigators and support personnel, and protocol adherence. In addition, Cora ensures near real-time participant event/visit tracking and safety endpoint monitoring using the company’s proprietary web-based Clinical Trial Management (CRM™) solution.

Cora is a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator and an active member in the Association of Clinical Research Professionals.

AMANDA FRANKLIN

Clinical Trials Operations Manager | CCRC

Amanda works collaboratively with hospitals and health systems to mitigate infrastructure challenges that negatively impact quality, efficiency and/or cost of the clinical research program. She facilitates systemwide harmonization of clinical research policies and work-flows, customization and user adoption of software solutions, and centralization of virtual clinical research administration support services. Also, Amanda assists institutional clients electing to transition local human subjects’ protection oversight to the client’s preferred central institutional review board.

Amanda is a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator and Certified Ophthalmic Assistant.

JESSICA MAGENHEIM

Clinical Trials Operations Manager | BS

Jessica identifies, promotes, and fosters research opportunities for multispecialty community providers. She provides front line management and operations support of practice-based interventional and non-interventional clinical research. In addition, Jessica works closely with a large Accountable Care Organization to integrate clinical trials as treatment options in the care continuum for chronic disease states.

Jessica received her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Education from the University of Florida and is a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator.