Ray Mead brings more than 25 years of experience working as an entrepreneur, strategic HR executive, and trusted advisor to human capital based SMBs. He currently leads the life sciences practice for TriNet. TriNet HR is a Human Resources platform including Payroll, Benefits & HR Compliance Services for Life Science teams of four (4+) or more W2 employees. For early-stage life science firms TriNet provides turnkey, scalable HR infrastructure, large group buying power for benefits, a toolbox of HR programs and direct access to a team of experts. TriNet handles HR so that life science firms can focus resources on innovating.
Janine Whited has a 35+ year track record in accounting and finance. She is a CPA with an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Iowa.
She has worked in various industries in both the public and private sector; she has served in a wide range of roles including treasury management, bank relations, staff development, and executive team strategic planning. Having recently completed 25 years in her CFO role in the printing industry, she is currently self-employed as a contract CFO for several start-up companies.