Robinson, Beier join NIIC’s executive committee

(Talk of the Town photo provided) Dr. Eric Beier
(Talk of the Town photo provided) Dr. Andrea Robinson

From reports

The NIIC has announced two new appointments to the Board Executive Committee.

The NIIC Executive Committee, with The Board’s support, added existing board members Dr. Eric Beier and Dr. Andrea Robinson to the Executive Committee. “We are delighted to have Dr. Beier and Dr. Robinson join the NIIC Executive Committee,” said Rowland.

“Dr. Beier’s long-term interest in The NIIC and his experience as both a physician and entrepreneur bring added perspective to the Committee.” Beier is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Xillum, an intelligence software company focused on healthcare business. He is also Partner and Chief Medical Officer for Boomerang Ventures. He previously served as CEO of Matrix-Bio, an Indiana biomedical company focused on developing cancer diagnostic tests using metabolite profiling technology.

“Dr. Robinson’s experience in education and economic development will help The NIIC expand our collaborative efforts throughout the region,” said Rowland. Robinson is the City of Fort Wayne’s Community Development Administrator for Economic Development. She previously served as META director for the University of Saint Francis and Dean of the School of Business at Ivy Tech Community College.