Who We Are

Our Core Team

Nyron Burke

Nyron Burke

CEO/CTO and Co-Founder

Mr. Burke is a pharmaceutical industry marketing operations expert who wrestled with promotional compliance challenges for more than a decade.  During this time, he designed and implemented multiple marketing operations strategies and technologies for leading life science companies.  It was this work that inspired him to create LARA, and thus Lithero was born.  Prior to founding Lithero in 2015, Mr. Burke managed a global marketing operations team and two globally deployed Software as a Service (SaaS) platforms at Accenture.  He is an alumnus of Princeton University.

Brandon Morton, Ph.D.

Brandon Morton, Ph.D.

Vice President, AI Technology

Dr. Morton is an accomplished researcher with nearly a decade of experience in machine learning technologies.  He is a driving force behind Lithero’s ongoing innovation.  Dr. Morton is a National Science Foundation Fellow with numerous conference papers and academic publications to his name.  Before Lithero, he developed several applications, including an iOS app that collects biometric data for public speakers/presenters and a web application that collects perceived emotional data on audio clips to research emotion detection in music.  Dr. Morton is an alumnus of UMBC and Drexel University.

For a list of Dr. Morton’s machine learning publications, click here.

Stephanie Gibson

Stephanie Gibson

Operations Manager

Ms. Gibson brings Lithero more than a decade of operations experience coordinating projects and managing complex internal operations.  Prior to Lithero, Ms. Gibson managed operations at Philadelphia startup, Got Laundry? and worked as an Executive Administrative Assistant/Marketing Coordinator at Bowman & Partners, LLP.  She is an alumna of Berkeley College.

Our Core Values

Integrity

We are consistent in applying our ethics.

Impact

We deliver tangible benefits for our clients, investors, and employees.

People

We value the unique gifts and inherent dignity of every person.

Service

We improve the communities in which we work.

Our Advisory Board

Ruth Burke, Ph.D.

Ruth Burke, Ph.D.

Strategy

Co-Founder & Senior Adviser – Lithero

Donald Graham

Donald Graham

Strategy

Chairman, Graham Holdings Company
Co-Founder, TheDream.US

Eleni Miltsakaki, Ph.D.

Eleni Miltsakaki, Ph.D.

Machine Learning

CEO/CTO @Choosito!

Adjunct Professor of Educational Technology, University of Pennsylvania

David Woolliscroft

David Woolliscroft

Finance

Practice Director – Finance, K1 Operations

Andrew Matthews, MBA

Andrew Matthews, MBA

Marketing

Associate Director, Oncology Marketing/Customer Strategy, Merck

Abigail Lashomb, MS

Abigail Lashomb, MS

Product

Medical Project Manager, The Westfield Group

Tabitha Vickers, MBA

Tabitha Vickers, MBA

Marketing

Private Wealth Management Operations Manager, Branding and Strategic Initiatives, SunTrust

Laura Megill, MBA

Laura Megill, MBA

Operations

Entrepreneur and Educator

Co-Founder, Penncom Internet Company (exited)