Town Hall: A Conversation with MassBio's New Leadership Team

October 20, 2021 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Virtual event, live-stream link will be sent before the event date

Add to Calendar 10/20/2021 12:00:00 PM 10/20/2021 12:30:00 PM Town Hall: A Conversation with MassBio's New Leadership Team

Join us at our October Town Hall virtual event featuring a discussion between MassBio’s new executive leadership team – Joe Boncore our new CEO, along with Kendalle Burlin O’Connell, our President & COO & Board Member Pam Randhawa, CEO & Founder of Empiriko. The event will be an opportunity to introduce Joe Boncore to the MassBio community, discuss his role and responsibilities, and give our members a chance to ask questions to the leadership team about MassBio’s strategic priorities and our member initiatives and services for 2022 and beyond.


MassBio makes every effort to accommodate our entire community at each of our events. Please let us know at least 3 days in advance of the event if you require special accommodations, such as captioning.
Virtual event, live-stream link will be sent before the event date

Join us at our October Town Hall virtual event featuring a discussion between MassBio’s new executive leadership team – Joe Boncore our new CEO, along with Kendalle Burlin O’Connell, our President & COO & Board Member Pam Randhawa, CEO & Founder of Empiriko. The event will be an opportunity to introduce Joe Boncore to the MassBio community, discuss his role and responsibilities, and give our members a chance to ask questions to the leadership team about MassBio’s strategic priorities and our member initiatives and services for 2022 and beyond.


MassBio makes every effort to accommodate our entire community at each of our events. Please let us know at least 3 days in advance of the event if you require special accommodations, such as captioning.
President & Chief Operating Officer, MassBio
As President and COO, Kendalle leads the strategic direction, global expansion, and business operations of the organization ensuring that MassBio offers the greatest value to its members and that Massachusetts life sciences companies have the best environment possible to research, develop, and commercialize breakthrough therapies and cures for people around the world who need and deserve them. Kendalle first came to MassBio in 2008 as Director of Purchasing and Strategic Alliance. She was promoted to Vice President of Member Services and General Counsel in 2012, then promoted to the organization’s first-ever Chief Operating Officer in February 2019. Throughout her tenure at MassBio, Kendalle has played a critical role in the growth of MassBio’s membership supporting its expansion to become the largest life sciences trade association in the world with over 1,400 members. Kendalle has overseen the rebrand of a number of MassBio’s core programs and services, including the MassBio Edge, MassBio’s savings and rewards program, and its expansion into other New England states by building valuable partnerships with the supplier community and creating MassBio’s highly-rated Employee Rewards program. She also led the development of the MassBioHub, MassBio’s conference and business center, and the creation of MassBio’s 2025 State of Possible Report. In 2019, Kendalle commenced a multi-year digital health initiative to support the convergence of digital tech and the life sciences in Massachusetts. And in 2021, Kendalle was instrumental in the launch of MassBio’s Partnering Week, a new initiative to bring together established biopharma companies with early-stage startups and academic institutions. Kendalle has reached extraordinary heights in her growing career. She was named a 2019 Boston Business Journal 40 under 40 honoree which recognizes a leader’s impact on Massachusetts’ industries.