Dr. Elma Hawkins is a Co-Founder of Tohi Ventures. Dr. Elma Hawkins is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer, President & Board Member at Redpin Therapeutics. She is a Business Advisor at MouSensor. She is also an Angel Investor. Dr. Hawkins' multi-decade career encompasses pioneering efforts in patient-specific product development and executive roles in clinical research, corporate development, fundraising, and general management. She is the President, CEO, and co-founder of Redpin Therapeutics as well as Chairman of Epiphone. Previously, she served as President and CEO of Lion Biotechnologies as well as Vice Chairman of Antigenics. She also held various positions at Warner-Lambert/Parke-Davis, Genzyme, ADVR, and the Center for the Study of Drug Development at Tufts Medical School. She is the founder of Viridian Pharmaceuticals and co-founder of Tohi Ventures. Dr. Hawkins has numerous degrees including a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry and an MBA with a specialization in entrepreneurship.