Kelley Rogers is the Division Chief of the Program Operations Division at the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Office of Advanced Manufacturing (OAM). Kelley received a Ph.D. in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry from Yale University and a B.A. in Chemistry from Hendrix College.
Kelley is currently on detail from NIST’s Material Measurement Laboratory, where she serves as the Technical Program Director for Biosciences and health. In previous positions, Kelley worked as a Principal Investigator identifying novel targets for antimicrobial drugs within the pharmaceutical industry. She was a post-doctoral fellow and staff fellow in the National Institute of Digestive, Diabetes, and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), at the National Institutes of Health. Kelley’s research background is in bacterial protein synthesis and gene expression.
As the Technical Program Manager, Kelley is responsible for technical quality and coordination with NIIMBL, a NIST-sponsored Manufacturing USA institute whose mission is to accelerate biopharmaceutical manufacturing innovation in the United States.