Joe Senesac joined Bellicum in 2011 as Vice President, Manufacturing. He has worked in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry for 21 years, with 16 of those years at companies developing cellular and gene-based products. Prior to joining Bellicum, he was Senior Director of Biologics Manufacturing and Development at Intrexon Corporation in Pennsylvania and Maryland. Prior to Intrexon, Mr. Senesac held positions at Introgen Therapeutics, Promega Corporation, and Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, with roles in manufacturing, process development, quality control, and facilities management. He has been responsible for numerous CMC regulatory filings and participated in multiple meetings with the FDA and EMA, including a pre-approval inspection. Mr. Senesac received a B.A. in Chemistry and Economics from Knox College, and an M.B.A. from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.