aTyr Pharma Appoints Danielle Campbell as Vice President of Human Resources


SAN DIEGO, Dec. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — aTyr Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:LIFE), a biotherapeutics company engaged in the discovery and development of innovative medicines based on novel biological pathways, today announced the appointment of Danielle Campbell to Vice President, Human Resources. Ms. Campbell will serve as a member of the company's executive leadership team and oversee all aspects of human resources strategies and functions, including organizational development, talent management and talent acquisition initiatives.

“We are delighted to welcome Danielle to aTyr at a pivotal time in the company's journey as we expand our team to support our next phase of growth,” said Sanjay S. Shukla, M.D., M.S., President and CEO at aTyr. “Danielle's extensive experience working at small biotech companies undergoing rapid change, combined with valuable insight from her tenure working with us earlier in her career, will help aTyr continue transforming into a premier life sciences organization as we advance our lead therapeutic candidate, ATYR1923, to late-stage clinical development, including the initiation of a registrational trial in pulmonary sarcoidosis expected next year.”

“I am thrilled to return to aTyr at a time when the company has made meaningful progress with its tRNA synthetase platform. I look forward to playing a role in helping to shape the trajectory of the company as it continues to invest in the key resources to support and accelerate the development of innovative medicines with improved outcomes for patients,” said Ms. Campbell.

Ms. Campbell has nearly 15 years of experience working at biotechnology companies in roles related to human resources and facilities management. She has a demonstrated track record of contributing at all strategic and operational levels with a particular focus on supporting companies through periods of rapid growth in order to achieve evolving corporate objectives. She has held previous human resources …

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