Ms. Taylor joined Sucampo in June 2012 from MedImmune, where she held positions of increasing responsibility, among them Senior Director of Marketing, RSV Franchise and Senior Director of Marketing, Global Influenza Franchise.  Prior to MedImmune, Ms. Taylor held a series of positions at Pfizer from 1999 to 2007, where she worked on Viagra® and Exubera® and in the company's consumer marketing department on patient-directed communications. Prior to Pfizer, Ms. Taylor held a variety of roles of increasing responsibility in public and media relations.  She has expertise in marketing, strategy, new product launches, direct-to-consumer advertising, social media, communications, and public health. At Sucampo, Ms. Taylor is responsible for all communications with the financial community, media, and external stakeholder groups, as well as all corporate giving.  She is a member of the company’s senior management team and a member of the Joint Steering Committee overseeing the company’s lead commercial collaboration.  Ms. Taylor earned a bachelor’s degree in foreign affairs from the University of Virginia and a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) from Columbia Business School at Columbia University.