NY Genome Center Names Cheryl Moore New Prez

Xconomy New York — 

Cheryl Moore, currently the executive vice president and COO of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has been named the president and COO of the New York Genome Center. Moore, who also had an executive stint at La Jolla, CA’s Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, will begin working at the NYGC in January. She’ll run all of the NYGC’s business functions and work alongside Robert Darnell, who has been serving as the organization’s president, CEO, and scientific director.