Gary A. Lyons

December 9, 2021
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Gary A. Lyons has served on the Board of Directors since joining Neurocrine Biosciences in February 1993. Mr. Lyons served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company from February 1993 through January 2008. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Lyons held a number of senior management positions at Genentech, Inc., including Vice President of Business Development and Vice President of Sales. Mr. Lyons is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Travere Therapeutics, a publicly traded ultra-orphan disease commercial-stage company, and serves as a director of Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a publicly traded biotechnology company focused on developing drugs for the treatment of inflammatory/autoimmune and metabolic diseases. Mr. Lyons previously served on the Board of Directors of Fresh Tracks Therapeutics, Inc. (formerly Brickell Biotech, Inc.), Eledon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (formerly Novus Therapeutics), and Facet Biotech Corporation. Mr. Lyons holds a B.S. in Marine Biology from the University of New Hampshire and an M.B.A. from Northwestern University’s J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management.