Thom Scher, President and Chief Executive Officer

 

PRESIDENT and CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Thom is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Beyond Type 1. Under his leadership, Beyond Type 1 has launched numerous high profile initiatives including the JDRF–Beyond Type Alliance, Beyond Type 2CoronavirusDiabetes.org, and GetInsulin.org — and serves millions impacted by diabetes every month around the globe. Prior to becoming CEO in 2018, Thom served for three years as COO at Beyond Type 1, was responsible for building global brand and content initiatives at wikiHow, and ran an award-nominated public relations firm in San Francisco. He earned his undergraduate degree in Political Science and Communications from Stanford University and is a long-time volunteer across several charitable causes, including healthcare, education, and social justice issues.