Sequenom has appointed Carolyn Beaver to vice president and chief accounting officer. Previously, she held various positions at Beckman Coulter, including most recently as corporate vice president and controller. She also currently serves as a director of Commerce National Bank. She holds a BS in accounting from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.
The Jackson Laboratory has hired Yu-Hui Rogers to be site administrator for its planned JAX Genomic Medicine facility in Farmington, Conn., where she will oversee all aspects of operations.
Rogers is a genomics researcher and scientific administrator who most recently was VP of core technology development and services at the J. Craig Venter Institute. At the new Jackson lab, Rogers will manage finance, human resources, information technology, facilities, and scientific services.
She will start work at a leased space on the campus of the University of Connecticut Health Center in July. Construction on the genomics research center is scheduled to start at the beginning of 2013.