Meet the Spaulding Clinical Leadership Team
Executives and subject matter experts
The People Leading You to the Next Milestone by Delivering Quality Data, Fast.
Cassandra Erato’s comprehensive knowledge of Spaulding Clinical’s business and client base is driven by her depth of experience with the company — she joined at its inception in 2007 and was named CEO in 2020. She was previously in charge of all facets of daily operations as COO, and before that, director of clinical and biometrics operations, where she was responsible for study unit activities as well as back-end data management services related to the conduct of Spaulding’s clinical trials. She is a Nurse Practitioner with degrees in nursing from Marquette University.
Founder, Chairman, Chief Visionary Officer
Randy Spaulding founded Spaulding Clinical in 2007 with the vision of a completely paperless, automated, and fully integrated research facility. As CEO, he grew the company to 100 employees, offering the most technologically advanced, fully automated research facility, with data quality unmatched by competitors. A board member of BioForward, Inc., and a Six Sigma Master Black Belt, Randy has a bachelor’s in biomedical engineering from Marquette University.
Dr. Jay Mason
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Jay Mason brings 35+ years of experience to his role as Spaulding Clinical’s chief medical officer. He was previously CMO at OBS Medical, medical director at Covance, chairman of the University of Kentucky Department of Medicine, and chief of cardiology at University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics, where he has maintained a professorship for 37 years.