Allen Institute Adds Peterson, Hackett to Executive Team

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The Allen Institute announced that Todd Peterson has joined as chief scientific officer, a new position at the Seattle bioscience research organization. Before joining the nonprofit institute, Peterson was chief technology officer for La Jolla, CA-based Synthetic Genomics. The institute also hired Lauren Hackett to serve as chief operations officer. She was most recently executive director of administration and chief business officer at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center in Nashville, TN.