Ana Hooker

SVP Operations, Exact Sciences

Ana Hooker is the Senior Vice President of Operations at Exact Sciences overseeing the Clinical Laboratories Operations, Manufacturing, IT, and Quality Assurance groups. Ana joined Exact Sciences in 2013 to lead the Clinical Laboratory project. Ana has an MBA from Westminster College and a BS, Kansas State University and has a background in medical technology, operations, and business. Ana has over 25 years of experience in the clinical laboratory space. She worked for 17 years at ARUP Laboratories in Salt Lake City, Utah, where her experiences included managing a genetics, oncology, and anatomic pathology division of about 260 employees. Ana is active with many professional organizations and non-profits. One of Ana’s passions is to mentor young women, young adults and minorities on leadership and career development issues. Over the last 20 years she has participated in many activities and presentations on these topics including being a past mentor in the Schools of Hope program. Another of Ana’s passions is to give back to the community. She is actively involved with United Way of Dane County as a member of the Women Leadership Council. Ana and her husband Paul are a “Big couple” to little brother Giancarlo. Ana sits on the boards of Overture Center for the Arts and Big Brother Big Sisters of Dane County. Ana was past president of the Utah Chapter of CLMA and she is a member of the Latino Professional Association (LPA), Association of Molecular Pathology (AMP) and the American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS).

CIRCLES:
Women of Color
Women in STEM