Celia Eckert, J.D.

Vice President, Corporate Legal

Ms. Eckert joined Synthetic Genomics in 2016. She brings over 20 years of legal experience in the life science industry, focusing on the specialty pharma and diagnostic sectors. Ms. Eckert’s skill set includes complex transactions, corporate financing, strategic alliances, licensing, regulatory strategies, and securities filings. Prior to joining Synthetic Genomics, Ms. Eckert was Associate General Counsel for Sequenom, Inc., served as Senior Director of Legal Affairs for Prometheus Inc., and spent several years in private practice with two international full service law firms.

Ms. Eckert earned her BA from U.C.L.A. and her JD from U.C. Hastings College of the Law.