Wanessa Wight Evans, Ph.D.

Wanessa joined Arbor Biosciences in the latter half of 2018 as the first official member of the Sales Department. She holds B.S. degrees in both Psychology and Horticulture and earned her Ph.D. in Cell and Molecular Biology from Michigan State University, as part of the Plant Research Laboratories department. Following her academic career and before joining Arbor Biosciences, she has worked in various roles ranging from both inside and outside sales at some of the industry leaders in life sciences and genomics to running NGS sequencing at a core facility. When she is not trying to build up her sales team and its infrastructure, she can be found making and sculpting cakes, taking photos and enjoying time with her cats, dogs and her family.