NexGen Biobanking’s executive management team has over 100 years of combined experience in repository operations, biological resource management, and cryogenic services.
Andrew W. Pazahanick
Former Vice President and General Manager of a cryogenic services business. Active member of International Society for Biological & Environmental Repositories (ISBER); Chairperson, Atlanta Community Task Force for 2022 Global Annual Meeting in Atlanta; Co-Chair 2019 ISBER Annual Meeting in Shanghai, China. Currently serves on ISBER’s Nominating Committee, Site Location Task Force, and Organizing Advisory Committee.
Former owner and founder of a bulk gas distributor of specialty, medical, and industrial gases and provider of life science cold chain solutions in the Atlanta Metropolitan area. Former owner of a commercial biobank serving academic, healthcare, and clinical research clients located in the Research Triangle area of North Carolina.
Katrina “Katie” Johansson
Director of Operations
Clinical Laboratory Scientist and Certified Phlebotomist with experience in both clinical and research testing. Master of Health Administration in Healthcare Management, Bachelor of Arts in Business Management, and Associates of Applied Science in Medical Laboratory Technology from Dalton State College. Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certified. Presidential member of The National Society of Leadership and Success. Associate Member, The American Association of Bioanalysts.