Shana Kelley Ph.D.
Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Shana founded Xagenic in 2010 to develop new solutions for rapid diagnostic testing. She holds a faculty appointment at the University of Toronto, and is an expert in the area of diagnostic technology development. Dr. Kelley was a co-founder of GeneOhm Sciences, a San Diego-based diagnostics company that was acquired by Becton Dickinson in 2005. She has been recognized with a variety of distinctions, including being named one of “Canada’s Top 40 under 40” and a NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Fellow. She has also been recognized with the Steacie Prize and was also named a "Top 100 Innovator" by MIT's Technology Review.