Management Team

Management Team

MedQIA utilizes service-oriented teams to bring our science and analytic technology to clinical trials and RDS services. These groups include Client Services, HR and Finance, Clinical Operations and Image Management, Computer Engineering, Data Management and IT,  and Quality Assurance and Regulatory Compliance teams.

Neil Rosenfield, CPA – Chief Executive Officer

Neil completed his Bachelor of Commerce and H. Dip. Acc. studies at the University of Natal in South Africa and received his certification as a Chartered Accountant (SA) in 1983. He immigrated to the US in 1986 and then received his California CPA in 1987. Neil has more than thirty years of experience in all aspects of client business affairs, with a practice primarily in the healthcare field and is a partner of the CPA firm Squar Milner, LLP. Neil has been a consultant with MedQIA since its inception in 2007 and oversees all of our accounting functions and financial activities, including set up and approval of processes and procedures related to finance and in addition serves as the CPA for MedQIA, LLC

Leanne Praw, Financial Controller

Leanne obtained her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1991 and has been the owner of a successful business that provides both personal and business financial management services to a variety of clients since 2001. She has more than 25 years of experience in financial services. Leanne joined the MedQIA team in 2007 and in 2014 she was appointed the Financial Controller. As the Financial Controller, she is responsible for establishing and implementing financial systems, strategies and processes for MedQIA, as well as, reviewing and negotiating all financial contracts and providing long term financial planning. Her team is responsible for a wide range of financial and administrative tasks including daily accounting functions, HR services, payroll, invoicing and sponsor contract management, proposals and change management.

Laura Guzman, Director of Quality

Laura has been involved in QA activities with MedQIA since 2009. After completing her bachelor’s degree in Biology in Colombia, she moved to Chicago and worked as a research technologist with an immunology group. In addition to holding a master’s degree from Northwestern University, she has a MS in Regulatory Science from the University of Southern California. She has expertise in QMS development and QA activities, GCP and ethical principles in clinical research, as well as compliance auditing for GCP and validation of computer systems. She enjoys traveling, exploring local produce markets and cooking, listening to music, and hiking.

Megan McRoberts, Director Of Clinical Operations

Detra Cranfield, Human Resources Manager

Detra is a dedicated Human Resource professional, completing her Human Resource Management program at Loyola Marymount University, she brings over 20 years of experience to MedQIA; that was obtained while working in levels of Management within Fortune 500 company offices, and personal businesses. She joined the MedQIA team in October 2014 and provides service within the HR, Finance, and Administration departments. She is responsible for overseeing all Human Resource processes including onboarding, HR orientation and training coordination, assisting with recruitment, payroll processing, employee relations, assisting with departmental controlled documentation and database management, managing all courier transactions and billing, as well as other the day to day departmental needs.