Paul Edalat

Chairman, Interim CEO, CBDO

More than 25 years of brand and product development experience in the nutraceutical and pharmaceutical sectors.

Developed, branded and patented the TABMELT sublingual delivery technology.

Ernst and Young's Entrepreneur of the Year and Orange County Metro's Annual Hot 25 nominee.

Founder and Chairman of Sentar Pharmaceuticals.

Gregory P. Hannley

Chief Recovery Officer, Board of Directors

Successful entrepreneur and investor.

Soba Recovery Centers includes seven affordable, full-service drug and alcohol treatment facilities.

Founder and Executive Producer Malibu Films.

Founder Prince Ranch Boxing, live boxing events company.

TV personality, with appearances on Larry King Live & 20/20.

Jennifer O'Hara

CEO | Vivera Health & Human Services Division

Jennifer O’Hara serves as CEO of Vivera's Health & Human Service Division and Soba Recovery Centers and helps to manage the series of Soba Treatment Centers.

Her goal is to create a program that benefits each client individually with their addictions, while enhancing the community as a whole. Helping addicts recover their lives continues to be her passion.

Jennifer’s education includes a bachelors from the University of Southern California in Accounting, and she currently is a CPA.

Audrey Graham

Chief Financial Officer

Audrey Graham is the CFO of Vivera Pharmaceuticals. She has over ten years of experience, the majority of which was gained through working for Deloitte & Touche LLP in Assurance Services.

Audrey has worked in an array of industries encompassing small private businesses to billion dollar international public corporations.

She oversees the administrative functions within the Company such as accounting/finance, human resources and payroll.

Olivia Karpinski

Co-Founder and Director

Global VP of Sales and Marketing.

Senior Strategist and Analyst, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company.

Certified by National Insurance Crime Bureau in Special Investigations and Major Medical Fraud Medical Investigations.

Magna Cum Laude with honors, University of New Hampshire.

Award-winning honors thesis on Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.

Stephen J. McColgan, M.D. MBA

Chief Medical Officer

One of the first surgeons to perform Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication, and Laparoscopic Gastric bypass in the Southern California area.

Chairman of the Department of Surgery for Bellflower Medical Center for more than 10 years.

One of the founding members of Endodynamix, Inc.

Jon Norman, Ph.D.

Chief Scientific Officer

Executive Scientist with 30 years of research and development experience in the Pharmaceutical and Biotech industry.

Began pharmaceutical careers as as Sr. Scientist in the Biochemistry Department of CIBA-Geigy aka Novartis, where he established and maintained new screening and procedures for the development of ACE inhibitors.

Joined Vical, Inc. in San Diego, CA as the Vice President of Research. In his position he managed six external corporate partnerships with Merck, Pfizer, Adventist's, Genzymne, HGSI, and Baxter.

Christine Magnon

LMFT, National Clinical Director

Christine Keller oversees the clinical program and the supervision and training of the clinical staff at Soba. She received her Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University and is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT).

She has significant experience working in the field of addiction and recovery in residential rehab and outpatient settings, providing therapeutic services to adolescents, adults, families and groups.

Fred Jamee

Vice President of Regulatory and Compliance

35 years of experience in the regulatory space. Assisting many companies in building their quality systems to achieve business and financial goals.

Prior to joining Vivera, Mr. Jamee was the SVP of Quality and Chief Quality Officer at Robinson Pharma.

Mr. Jamee has worked for Herbalife International of America Inc. and Sigma Aldrich Corporation as Director of Quality Assurance and Compliance.

His commitment and dedication to quality continues to attract many high-profile business opportunities for Vivera.

Mr. Jamee is a member of the American Society for Quality.

Brad Townend

Executive Creative Director

More than a decade of pharmaceutical brand development for patients and physicians. 

A veteran of billion dollar pharmaceutical product launches. 

A well decorated creative with a multitude on Gold and Best-of-Show awards.

Proven team builder for Fortune 500 for the pharmaceutical industry.

Founding partner in OpenPitch -  the industries first online advertising community.

Charles S. Freeman

Director of Corporate Security

Retired Police Sergeant with 34-years of law enforcement experience.

Private Investigator’s license. Owner of C&C Investigations and Asset Recovery Group.

Member of NBPD’s Dignitary Protection unit for 20+ years.

Supervised the NBPD’s Special Investigations Unit for which he was required to hold a security clearance with the FBI.

Mr. Freeman earned a B.S. in Criminal Justice from Mountain State University in West Virginia and has over 2000 hours of law enforcement courses and training.