Kelly Pedrick has been in Technology for over 20 years. He has an extensive background in Networking and Computer systems has used that background as the foundation of his career. Mr. Pedrick leads all aspects of technology and day to day operations for Symplmed Technologies. In former positions been the leader of large organizations, covering all aspects of Server and PC maintenance and responsible for large scale migrations and infrastructure upgrades. Mr. Pedrick worked in the Hospitality and Utility billing industries with a strong focus on Call Center technology and processing. The depth of experience that Mr. Pedrick brings to the organization extends well beyond traditional technology with experience in Disaster Recovery, Development, Business Analysis, Process Improvement, Organizational Change, Offshore Augmentation and Project Management. Mr. Pedrick holds two Masters Degrees in Information Technology and began his professional career by spending 8 years of Active Duty in the United States Coast Guard.

Erik Emerson is a 15-year veteran of the pharmaceutical industry with an expansive background in sales and marketing. Most recently, Mr. Emerson worked as the Head of Commercial Development for XOMA (U.S.) LLC, where he led multiple business and commercial development deals and was responsible for building the commercial infrastructure for XOMA’s first and only commercial product in its 32-year history. Prior to this, Mr. Emerson advanced his commercial career with a move to Gilead Sciences, where he launched multiple initiatives for Gilead, including a unique program called LabSync®, which streamlined the ordering and tracking of laboratory work on behalf of physician offices and patients. Mr. Emerson began his career in field sales for King Pharmaceuticals before transitioning to sales training.

Kelly Pedrick
Senior Director of Operations

Erik C. Emerson
President, Founder and Chief Executive Officer​