VP, WCG Site Contracts & Budgets
Brooke Millman, J.D. joined WCG Clintrax in 2017 as Vice President, Consulting Solutions, Site Contracting & Payment. Brooke is an industry veteran having started her career in clinical research in 2002. Prior to joining WCG Clintrax, she served as Clinical Legal Director at a large CRO where she was responsible for a team of negotiators who performed client, vendor, and site contracting services.
Prior to this, she held positions of increasing responsibility in the management of NDA submissions and production of scientific and technical papers and presentations.
As market owner and subject matter expert in the field of site contracting and investigator budgeting, Brooke leads the legal and contract negotiations organizations at WCG Clintrax. She is also responsible for supporting the growth of WCG Clintrax. In this role, Brooke strategically guides sponsor clients and CRO partners through the global legal contracting environment in order to achieve their study and operational goals.
Brooke holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Southern Methodist University and a Juris Doctor degree from Mississippi College School of Law.
Eric Babineaux, JD is lead legal counsel and leads a team of attorneys who are involved in developing and implementing contracts in support of clients. Eric joined WCG Clintrax in June 2014 as a Senior Contract Analyst. Eric is a licensed attorney with over 6 years of industry experience negotiating clinical trial agreements globally.
During this time, he has assisted clients in the drafting of global contract templates, the creation of country specific fallback language, and provided internal and external guidance to team members on legal issues arising in the negotiation process.
Eric has a Bachelor’s of Arts in English from Louisiana State University and received his Juris Doctor degree from Wake Forest University.
Russell John is the Global Director of Grants Management and Operational Excellence at WCG Clintrax. Russ joined WCG Clintrax in March 2014 and has a diverse background spanning over a decade in the research industry working in the laboratory, at a CRO, and in an SMO.
Through his different roles, he has developed a strong sense of the interrelatedness between the pharmaceutical, clinical site, and service provider components. Russ has been instrumental in leveraging his unique insights, along with this breadth of experience in the industry to the growth of WCG Clintrax to develop the Grants Management and Investigator Payments divisions.
Russ’s passion for operational excellence and agility have allowed him to focus on developing processes that shorten timelines in order to bring treatments to patients in an expeditious manner.
Russ received his Bachelor of Science and Master’s Degree of Secondary Education in Life Sciences from Youngstown State University.
Nicole Palmer is Director of Contracts at WCG Clintrax. She joined WCG Clintrax in July 2016. Nicole is an experienced industry professional with over 10 years of industry experience in oncology, cardiovascular disease and other major therapeutic areas.
As Director of Contracts, Nicole is responsible for providing the strategic direction and oversight of the group along with working closely with clients. . Nicole’s passion for operational excellence is leveraged in optimizing and simplifying processes. During her tenure at WCG Clintrax, she has been successful in simplifying the contracting process and in developing effective communications with our clients. .
Prior to WCG Clintrax, Nicole served as a Contract Manager at PRA Health Sciences in the site-contracting department.
Nicole received her Bachelor of Sciences degree in Business Management from East Carolina University. While earning her degree at East Carolina University she was a student athlete participating in the East Carolina’s Track and Field program in the 100 meter and 400 meter hurdles.