T1D EXCHANGE LEADERSHIP
Mr. Plmanabhan is the chief technology officer (CTO) at T1D Exchange, where he is responsible for managing all engineering and IT systems. He is currently focused on building out the research and analytics platform for T1D Exchange.
Prior to joining the organization, Mr. Plmanabhan served as acting CTO at Red e App, where he advised the chief executive officer and management team on all product- and technology-related matters, and served as chief data scientist and VP of Engineering at Cure Forward, a platform that connects cancer patients with genomic medicine.
Mr. Plmanabhan is a veteran technology executive and entrepreneur with deep expertise in data science, machine learning, and engineering management. He is a well-recognized, MIT-trained data scientist with extensive experience in the healthcare, energy, and finance industries.
Ms. Parkes is the interim chief operating officer and chief advancement officer at T1D Exchange. She is responsible for overseeing the organization’s overall advancement efforts, including building partnerships, philanthropy, grants, and marketing and communications. Parkes joined T1D Exchange in 2017 and works closely with the executive team, program teams, and board of directors to develop advancement plans and resources to support its continued ascent.
Prior to joining T1D Exchange, she served as vice president for Grenzebach Glier and Associates, an international philanthropic management consulting firm. There, she worked with healthcare and academic institutions in the United States and Europe on strategic positioning, income and revenue generation strategy and tactics, organizational structure, volunteer engagement, and operational planning.