Sam Thomas helps life sciences companies recognize and assess emerging business challenges and identify potential solutions by partnering with Avalere’s subject-matter experts.

Before joining Avalere, Sam was a director at Rose Li and Associates, a consulting firm serving life sciences clients in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. Previously, Sam worked for the Science and Technology Policy Institute where he provided research, writing, and analytical support to the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and other federal agencies.

Sam has a BS from Columbia University and is a certified project management professional.