Ellisa joined ClearPoint Neuro in April 2021. In this role, she oversees all legal issues related to the development and implementation of the company’s business strategy, compliance, corporate governance, and general commercial matters. Ellisa has almost a decade of experience advising companies in the life science and medical device sectors. Before joining ClearPoint Neuro, she was Senior Legal Counsel for the Image Guided Therapy Devices Division at Philips. Prior to that, Ellisa served as Senior Corporate Counsel at MilliporeSigma, a global life science company focused on providing solutions to pharmaceutical companies in every step of the biotech production chain, from research to drug manufacturing. She also has several years’ experience in the corporate and financial services departments of leading law firms in Boston and Chicago, where she counseled clients in the areas of corporate law, public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and venture capital. Ellisa holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Carnegie Mellon University, and a J.D. from the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law.