Shailah Yazdani

Director of Operations

Shailah Yazdani is Director of Operations for Testing and Analytical Services at The Discovery Labs Center for Breakthrough Medicines. She has over a decade of experience in ramping startups to high-volume clinical testing. She has excelled in an entrepreneurial environment with building operational systems to achieve economies of scale through process design, effective team building, and technology deployment. A Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, she drives operational excellence by reducing waste and delivering on time and cost-efficient lab testing. As a champion of continuous improvement, she leads the way in executing sustainable systems that create value for the patient and ignite growth for the organization. She most recently was President and Region Head of Financial Operations at Parkway Clinical Laboratories. She has an MBA from Temple University Fox School of Business.