Nick Vatakis, MD, Chief Medical OfficerBehind every successful company there is a risk tasker. With a growing private practice and a clinical site in Brooklyn, focusing on CNS, Dr. Vatakis took his expertise and with a partner started SPRI Clinical Trials in 1972. With over 200 trials as an investigator, Nick brings his understanding of the support required at the site level to his responsibilities as the CMO for SPRI. As a senior leader, Dr. Vatakis ensures a quality culture while providing sound medical and scientific input. During his down time Nick likes to pursue the road less traveled and enjoys getting off the beaten path to explore the history and culture of civilizations around the world.
Amy Rigney, MEd, President & Chief Operations Officer
Chuck Griffith, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Griffith has served as SPRI’s Chief Financial Officer since 2007 and is responsible for the organization’s finance, budgets and contracts. Prior to joining SPRI Mr. Griffith handled two private equity buy-outs and managed numerous acquisitions. With more than 30 years in the world of finance Chuck understands one size doesn’t fit all and it is within that framework that he works with each client. An avid soccer fan Chuck can be found in the stands cheering on his favorite team or on the field coaching.
Nikita Mischenko, MD, Quality Assurance Manager
Randy Corley, CCRC, Business Growth and Innovation
Mr. Corley brings more than 25 years of healthcare experience at the site, CRO, and sponsor level both domestically and globally. He has worked on over 200 Phase I-IV drug and device trials across multiple therapeutic areas. Randy’s knowledge and expertise make him a perfect fit to talk through your company’s needs to tailor what works for you. Companies find that strong relationships and providing a personal level of service is a cornerstone of Randy’s style. In his spare time you’ll find Randy out landscaping, relaxing by the pond, or spending time with his family.