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Josh Boutwell MBA, RAC
Mr. Boutwell founded Aquila Solutions in 2010. Prior to starting the company, he worked at several pharma companies, biotech companies, and international CROs. He has a BS in Biology from Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from Georgia State. In addition to his work in Regulatory Affairs, Mr. Boutwell has worked for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Ga and has conducted research at Emory University and served as an adjunct professor teaching regulatory affairs. Since founding Aquila Solutions, Mr. Boutwell has managed thousands of projects, including numerous initial applications.
William “Jared” McDonald MA
Mr. McDonald has been with Aquila Solutions for over 9 years, and serves as program manager and lead publisher. He has completed several INDs, aNDAs, NDAs, BLAs, ASMFs, and MAAs. As lead publisher, he has represented Aquila at several conventions and trade shows. Before joining Aquila Solutions, Mr. McDonald attended The George Washington University, where he received a Master’s degree in International Affairs and Public Policy. While there, he compiled several National Intelligence Assessments. Mr. McDonald has also received a Bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Georgia-Athens.
Robert “Buddy” Abercrombie
Mr. Abercrombie graduated from Valdosta State University with a BBA dual degree Business Management and MIS. He has had a long career in transportation and logistics. Following a 17-year career with FedEx in various roles, including National Account Sales, he joined a lifelong friend at a startup company prior to joining Aquila Solutions. His responsibilities include promoting and marketing the company, attending trade shows and conferences, handling social media and advertising.
Mallory is a publisher with five years’ experience in Regulatory Publishing, successfully authoring, organizing and publishing multiple eCTD and eTTD (ANDA, BLA, IND, NDA, NEES, PMTA and SPL) submissions. Mallory Aler is a polyglot, with a MA in Applied Linguistics from Georgia State University and a Bachelor’s in Foreign Language Studies from Wittenberg University.
Caitlin is the primary labeling specialist at Aquila Solutions. She has experience authoring SPLs and creating labels for OTC, dietary supplement, and nutritional products. Additionally, she reviews externally-created labels for FDA and ICH regulations. With her eCTD publishing experience, she has fully built out 5 INDs. Before joining Aquila, Caitlin received a Bachelor’s degree in Technical Communication from Mercer University.
Andrew K. Smith
Andrew is a coordinator between Aquila’s teams, and also assists with editing and publishing submissions. He has created several submissions, including 3 complete INDs. Furthermore, he assists in the authoring of SPLs and labels, as well as research into industry standards. Andrew has a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Mercer University.
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