Roxanne Bales, MA


Roxanne Bales is the head of regulatory and compliance at Proclara, a role she has held since 2008. For more than 15 years, she has also been working with small biopharma companies in the San Francisco area and elsewhere to develop innovative therapeutic products. She has over 30 years of experience in the health science industry, including pharmaceutical and biotechnology development. Over the course of her career, Bales has submitted investigational and marketing applications for proteins made with recombinant DNA technology, especially monoclonal antibodies, as well as small molecule products and devices. Before joining Proclara, she led the regulatory and compliance group at Rinat Neuroscience Corporation, a biotechnology firm specializing in developing novel approaches to neuroscience-based protein therapeutics. She previously worked in regulatory affairs at Genentech for 10 years. Bales earned both her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Chemistry at the University of California, Irvine.