Alimera Sciences

Committee Composition

  Audit Nominating and Governance Compensation
Dr. Glen Bradley, Ph.D. Independent Director Member of Audit Committee    
Mark J. Brooks, M.B.A. Independent Director Member of Audit Committee   Member of Compensation Committee
Brian Halak, Ph.D., B.S.E. Independent Director   Member of Nominating and Governance Committee Committee Chair for Compensation Committee
Garheng Kong, M.D., Ph.D. Independent Director     Member of Compensation Committee
James R. Largent Chairman of the Board Independent Director   Committee Chair for Nominating and Governance Committee Member of Compensation Committee
Chairman of the Board

James Largent has been a member of our board of directors since 2011 and became our Chairman in 2015. Mr. Largent has worked extensively within the medical industry. Mr. Largent most recently served as a medical and pharmaceutical consultant, including work with U.S. ophthalmic device company, Eyeonics Inc. While there, he led the lobbying effort that resulted in the 2005 landmark decision by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to allow for patient shared billing for premium presbyopia-correcting intraocular lenses. Also in his role as a consultant, he assisted a multinational pharmaceutical and medical device company in the evaluation of strategic targets. Prior to this, Mr. Largent served in various senior management positions at Allergan, Inc., including as vice president of strategic planning where he fostered licensing deals to build product pipelines. Earlier in his career, he was vice president of strategic marketing at Allergan Medical Optics, Inc. Mr. Largent also held positions of increasing responsibility in the marketing and sales departments at Allergan and Pharmacia Ophthalmics.

In addition to serving on Alimera's Board, Mr. Largent is on the board of directors of Tear Science, Inc., a privately held developer of diagnostic and therapeutic devices for the treatment of patients with dry eye disease. Mr. Largent earned a B.A. in chemistry and an M.B.A., both from the University of California, Irvine.


Peter J. Pizzo, III Independent Director Committee Chair for Audit Committee Member of Nominating and Governance Committee  
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