About Us

MCC’s Mission & History

Leading the drug-development enterprise in the adoption and utilization of standardized metrics and benchmarks to drive performance improvement.
Founded in 2006, MCC is the leading industry association dedicated to the development of standardized performance metrics to improve clinical trials. MCC provides the collaborative environment for biopharmaceutical and device sponsors, service providers and sites to improve clinical-trial development through use of MCC standardized performance metrics.

MCC Leadership


Linda Sullivan (Co-Founder & President)

Linda has the day-to-day experience and expertise that provides excellence, stability and growth for our organization. She has been the motivating force behind MCC’s continuing growth since 2006. Her duties include direct membership/dues-based services and ongoing operations of the company.


Ken Getz (Owner & Advisor)

Ken provides unparalleled opportunities for MCC membership growth due to his myriad industry connections, track record in investing and growing companies, and acknowledged industry leadership. He provides assistance and insight in market, membership, product and service development.


Dave Zuckerman (Owner & Advisor)

Dave Zuckerman is the world’s leading expert in pharmaceutical R&D standardized performance metrics, has worked with and consulted for MCC, and has successfully led metrics development and consulting efforts across the industry. He supports the MCC with new product development, the MCC Benchmarking Database and MCC Education.

MCC Staff

Teresa Holland
MCC Membership Director
Terry manages the MCC membership program. She assists member companies in establishing and maintaining their MCC relationship and works with individuals establishing and updating user accounts.

For membership inquiries regarding benefits, pricing, new memberships, new user accounts and all renewal information, please contact Terry at tholland@metricschampion.org or at (317) 622-0266 ext. 108.

Lara Knitter
MCC Customer Service & eCommerce Director
Lara manages the MCC member portal, handles all inquiries regarding purchases made through the MCC store and responds to customer inquiries.

For questions regarding the store purchases or accessing and navigating the member portal, please contact Lara at customerservice@metricschampion.org or (317) 622-0266 ext. 109.

Jane Jones
MCC Marketing Manager
Jane oversees MCC’s marketing activities. Working closely with MCC staff and work group facilitators, she leads public relations outreach, collateral development, and additional communications efforts.

For inquires regarding media interviews and questions, please contact Jane at jjones@metricschampion.org or (317) 622-0266 ext. 110.

Jamie Miller
MCC Marketing Project Coordinator
Jamie is responsible for executing MCC’s marketing and communication campaigns through the website, news blogs, email campaigns and social media communications.

Adrienne Aronson-White
MCC Billing Manager
Adrienne handles the day-to-day billing and invoicing for the MCC.

For questions about invoices or making payments via wire transfer, electronic funds transfer or credit card, please contact Adrienne at billing@metricschampion.org or (317) 622-0266 ext. 105.

MCC Ambassadors

Subject Matter Experts Facilitating and Supporting MCC Work Groups

Keith Dorricott
Director, Dorricott Metrics & Process Improvement, LTD
MCC Work Groups: Data Management, Site Selection, Study Quality Trailblazer, Vendor Oversight WGs

Sholeh Ehdaivand
President and CEO, LMK Clinical Research Consulting
MCC Work Groups: Trial Master File Metrics WG

Betsy Fallen
Principal, BAFallen Consulting, LLC
MCC Work Groups: Trial Master File Metrics WG

Amy Furlong
formerly EVP Product Line Executive, ERT
MCC Work Groups: Cardiac Safety, Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring, Spirometry, eCOA and Central Lab Metrics WG

Steve Young
Chief Operations Officer, CluePoints
MCC Work Groups: Centralized Monitoring

Ciaran Cooper
Strategic Business Consultant
Executive Leadership/Business Development/Operations
MCC Work Groups: Imaging Metrics WG

Réne Stephens
Independent Consultant-RAS Consulting
MCC Work Groups: Vendor Oversight WG