Elizabeth Knapp is Sr. MFG Support Associate at Biogen Idec, a biotechnology firm that develops, markets and manufactures innovative therapies. Specializing in treatments that improve the lives of patients suffering from neurodegenerative diseases, hematologic conditions and autoimmune diseases, such as multiple sclerosis (MS) and hemophilia, Biogen develops these therapies from discovery through delivery. With over 5 years of experience at Biogen, Elizabeth is responsible for project creation and design, and manages cross-functional teams to help improve operations and best practices. She analyzes the workload distribution by implementing both quantitative and qualitative assessments, and oversees the training and development of her colleagues in new software and system technology across all stages of project and process rollout.
After earning a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from North Carolina State University, Elizabeth went on to complete a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Innovative Technology from Walden University. Prior to joining Biogen, she served in General Management for the McDonalds Corporation, and honed her sales acumen for Gap Inc.’s Old Navy division.
Elizabeth is a member of the National MS Society and proudly supports the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. She resides in Raleigh, North Carolina, where she keeps fit and well balanced by enjoying hiking, traveling and gardening outside of her work endeavors. She speaks both English and French.
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