MMS Holdings in Canton Names Kelly J. Hill Chief Strategy Officer

Kelly J. Hill headshot
Courtesy of MMS Holdings

MMS Holdings Inc., a contract research organization (CRO) based in Canton Township, announced the appointment of Kelly J. Hill to chief strategy officer.

This appointment will support the company’s accelerating growth as it continues to deliver data-focused clinical research services.

“The new appointment of Kelly to chief strategy officer and our recent partnership with Lindsay Goldberg puts us in a great position to continue assisting our clients in developing life-changing therapies and bringing them to patients,” says Uma Sharma, CEO of MMS Holdings. “Kelly has been a strategic right hand to me at MMS, and with our growth, I look forward to her insights and continued leadership in the years ahead.”

A long-time member of MMS’ executive leadership team, Hill brings more than 20 years of business leadership and has helped the company grow from its inception to a global company of over 900 colleagues.

In her new role, Hill will lead overall corporate strategy, producing long-term, sustainable success, and ensuring the achievement of the company’s goals. In addition, she will champion the company’s partnerships and alliances.

“I’m grateful for the opportunity to oversee our strategy at such an exciting time for our company,” says Hill. “Building on a strong foundation of great people, processes, and exceptional customer service, we will continue to expand our award-winning services in support of high-impact clinical research and successful therapy approvals, which is of top importance to every member of our global team.”