Meet Our Team

Experts and visionaries who share a passion for personalized medicine

Hugh Cathey

CEO/Board Chairman

Corporate & early-stage president/CEO; Qwest, XO Communications (IPO). Investor and advisor to tech companies with successful IPO and exits; Znode, 2CheckOut, Pinnacle Data Systems, NextLink. Original investor in HealthSpot, Seen Media, and other tech firms.

Jeff Garshon


A true healthcare marketing visionary, Jeff is passionate about empowering healthcare providers with new diagnostic tools that improve patient treatment and outcomes. As President, Jeff defines the company’s overall strategy, vision and position in the pharmacogenetics industry. In addition to his work at ChromoCare, Jeff is co-founder and Vice President of Business Development of Brandperx, managing a rapidly expanding network of over 250,000 healthcare providers nationwide. He is a graduate of Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada with 20 years of experience in marketing for healthcare and consumer brands.


Michele Kothe

Chief Financial Officer

Michele has served as CFO in several early and later stage technology companies where she led both capital raises and oversaw general accounting. Michele started her career withPriceWaterhouseCoopers before moving into corporate finance.  Her Masters degree is from The Ohio State University, and she serves on the board of local nonprofits.


Larissa Tangeman

Vice President – Operations

Having spent over 10 years as a biomedical scientist, Larissa is the Company’s senior
operations professional, responsible for day-to-day operations and genetic analytics. She holds a BS and two MS degrees in Biomedical Sciences.