Meet The PCM TRIALS Management Team
Greg Austin has served as President of Professional Case Management (PCM) since 2005, leading its expansion to become a nationwide provider of specialty home health services. Mr. Austin also serves as a member of the Professional Advisory Board. He has led strategic and marketing initiatives in the healthcare service and media industries for over 20 years. Before joining PCM, he served as a senior leader of strategy and corporate development at Dex Media where he was responsible for developing and driving digital growth strategies. He was also a key member of the transaction team in the company’s $9.5 billion sale in 2006. As a senior management consultant for Computer Sciences Corp., he led healthcare engagements driving operational efficiencies, improving quality of care and streamlining systems to maximize profitability.
Mr. Austin is a founding member of the Advisory Committee for Cold War Patriots, a community resource organization created to connect nuclear weapons and uranium workers with the information, resources and people necessary to help them with their individual situations.
Mr. Austin earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Metropolitan State University of Denver and his master’s degree in business administration from the University of Colorado Denver.
Krista Bradley, RN, BSN
Executive Vice President of Clinical Research
Krista Bradley joined PCM TRIALS as the Executive Vice President in January 2020. She brings over 20 years of healthcare and clinical research expertise from The Cleveland Clinic, University of Colorado Cancer Center and most recently as the National Vice President of Research for CommonSpirit Health (Catholic Health Initiatives). Ms. Bradley’s career has been focused on team building, improving operational efficiency and organizational leadership. She is passionate about the value of research, its potential impact on the lives of patients, and its role in shaping the future of medicine.
Ms. Bradley is currently completing her MBA in Healthcare Management at Western Governor’s University. She retains an active license as a Registered Nurse in the state of Colorado and received her certification as a clinical research professional in 2010.
Chief Financial Officer
Curtis Fletcher joined Professional Case Management as Chief Financial Officer in 2010. Mr. Fletcher has over 20 years of experience in the finance and accounting industry. He previously served as the CFO for Local Matters, Inc. a leading provider of online technology solutions and services focused on the local search industry. While at Local Matters he managed all aspects of the finance, accounting and administrative functions and was directly involved in numerous fundraising events and multiple acquisitions.
Prior to Local Matters, Mr. Fletcher held senior finance positions with several technology development companies including TIAN Software and ProductBuzz and was a practicing CPA with an international accounting firm.
Mr. Fletcher earned his bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest University, his master’s degree from the University of Alabama and is a licensed certified public accountant.
Tee Lea Ong
Chief Business Development Officer and Chief Marketing Officer
Tee Lea Ong joined Professional Case Management as Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Outreach Officer in 2013. Mr. Ong has 25 years of strategic marketing and channel marketing experience. Most recently, he served as Vice President and Head of Marketing at WildBlue Communications, a leading provider of broadband communications to the rural U.S. Prior to Wild Blue Communications he served at Alta Colleges as Corporate Vice President and Head of Strategy. He held various senior positions at communications and media companies including Verizon, Qwest, and Dex Media. Mr. Ong started his career in the consulting industry with the Boston Consulting Group and served as a principal at Capgemini.
Mr. Ong earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from City University of New York and his master’s degree in economics from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.
Kimberly Gonzalez, RN, BSN
Vice President, Business Development
Kim Gonzalez joined PCM TRIALS as Vice President of Business Development in 2019. She is a Registered Nurse with over 25 years of experience in the healthcare industry; both in clinical and business development roles. Ms. Gonzalez has been instrumental in pharmaceutical product development and launch for such companies as Microsulis, Femasys and BioMarin; and also served as Vice President, Nursing Strategy and Innovation, for Syneos, a top CRO/CSO.
Ms. Gonzalez earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Thomas Jefferson University, graduating summa cum laude.
Vice President, Business Operations
Rick Heth joined Professional Case Management in 2010 to build PCM’s mobile clinical research division, PCM TRIALS. Mr. Heth has 14 years of experience building and leading health care and technology companies. Mr. Heth served as President of NexScreen, an in-vitro diagnostics company, where under his guidance and management, revenues and profits doubled in a highly competitive market.
Prior to NexScreen, Mr. Heth built and led the U.S. subsidiary of an Australian software company for seven years. Mr. Heth has held consulting positions in project management and information technology for Andersen Consulting, and developed large-scale business systems, including a health care management system. Mr. Heth earned his bachelor’s degree in business from University of Colorado Boulder, graduating magna cum laude.
Eric Neeley, PhD
Director of Clinical Operations
Eric Neeley joined PCM TRIALS in 2016 and currently serves as the Director of Clinical Operations. During his time with PCM TRIALS, Dr. Neely has contributed to the success of over 150 Phase I-IV clinical protocols, including 3 which have received FDA approval. Dr. Neeley has over 15 years of discovery and development-based research experience focusing on neuroscience, oncology, and rare diseases. He held past roles including Laboratory Director where he brought over 200 products to commercialization while simultaneously reducing time to market in half; Program Manager for clinical pathology programs including three clients from top ten Pharma; and consulting for early phase startup companies.
Dr. Neeley received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida and his Ph.D. from the University of Colorado. He is also a certified Project Management Professional.
Vice President, Business Development
Ellen Weiss joined Professional Case Management in April 2019 as Vice President of PCM TRIALS; PCM’s mobile clinical research division. With a strong background in the advancement of hospice services as both an on-staff patient advocate, and a board member for a prominent non-profit hospice in Chicago; Ms. Weiss has worked to deliver patient-centric services to patients since 2014. Advocacy for the accommodation of patients and their families throughout their healthcare journey has a been a hallmark of Ms. Weiss’s working life. As an active volunteer for the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association since 2005, she works to foster communication across the healthcare industry.
Ms. Weiss received her bachelor’s degree in History from Iowa State University.