Nikki Martin

VP of Quality and Regulatory

Nikki Martin has over 25 years of experience with hands-on successes in building and leading top-performing teams, overcoming technical challenges, and achieving desired outcomes in the laboratory, CRO, IVD, medical device, and biopharmaceutical manufacturing sectors in US and international settings. Nikki has served as our Vice President of Quality/Regulatory and Privacy Officer since May 2020. In her role as Vice President of Quality/Regulatory and Privacy Officer, she oversees all quality assurance and regulatory activities within Sera, including the CAP/CLIA laboratory and regulated activities throughout the company. She works very closely with the heads of all departments to ensure the highest quality results delivery and compliance with applicable regulations. Nikki is also our Executive People Sponsor overseeing our Human Resources department. She holds a number of certifications in quality, regulatory, compliance, and human resources from the respective professional societies. Nikki began her career as a cytogenetics technologist before transitioning to Quality and then held various roles with increasing responsibility in organizations of various size and complexity. Nikki occasionally serves as an ad-hoc consultant for venture capital firms and small start-up clients. She holds an M.S. in Quality Assurance and Manufacturing from California State University, and a B.S. in Biochemistry, and a minor in Genetics from North Carolina State University.