Jerry B. Payne, D.V.M., Ph.D., President and co-founder of AmPharmCo, has worked in animal biologics industry since 1966, serving as Director of Scientific Affairs and Director of Operations at various major biological companies. A diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Microbiologists, Dr. Payne has chaired various committees of the Veterinary Biological Section of the American Health Institute. Dr. Payne was awarded the Outstanding Alumnus Award by the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2002.

Hsi-tang (Nick) Tung, D.V.M., Ph.D, Executive Vice President and co-founder, has worked in animal vaccine production for over 40 years. He was Director of Quality Control and Director of Research & Development at several major biological firms. He and his R&D group continue with the important research and development of new animal vaccines for the US and Canadian cattle industries.

Frank Andrews, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, is a graduate of Texas Tech with a degree in Agriculture Economics, and over 40 years in the field of Pharmaceutical Sales. Before coming to AmPharmCo, Frank served as Biological Product Manager for a large Midwest firm. Frank manages all contract manufacturing opportunities in the veterinary pharmaceutical and personal care, and animal nutritional markets.

Victor L. Corts, Vice President of Pharmaceutical Operations, is a graduate of Michigan State University with a B.S. in Biology. He also holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration and is a long-time member of ISPE. Victor has held positions as VP of Operations at Banner Pharmacaps, General Manager at Block Drug Company and Director of Manufacturing at Immunogenetics Inc. and EVSCO Pharmaceuticals. He has directed the manufacture of human gelcap products and tablets, cosmetic and personal care products and both oral and topical veterinary drug products.

Donna M. Fraunberger, Vice President of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs, is a degreed chemist with over 30 years in the human and veterinary pharmaceutical industries. Donna has previously held supervisory positions at Elkins-Sinn Inc., and Manager of Quality Control, and Manager of Analytical Development and Validations at EVSCO Pharmaceuticals. She is responsible for all scientific affairs activities including compliance of OTC drug products, cosmetics and personal care products, animal nutritionals and both pre-and post- approval ANADA projects.