Donna Cannizzaro

New York, NY

Most recently, Donna Cannizzaro, held the position as business coordinator to the senior vice president of Inflammation and Virology Discovery and Translational Medicine, and as personal assistant to the chief scientific officer for pharmaceutical giant Hoffmann-La Roche Nutley site. An asset to the company’s senior leadership, she possesses extensive experience planning and coordinating various functions, which include meetings, lectures, symposia, and scientific advisory boards.

As a personal assistant, Donna Cannizzaro's responsibility included many aspects of the personal life of the senior VP she assists, with duties such as interaction with contractors, personal benefits, financial and insurance issues. Cannizzaro also handles the executive’s art collection appraisals.

In her two most recent positions, Donna Cannizzaro was a member of the Corporate Executive Administrative Leadership Team. Prior to her 2010 promotion to business coordinator, Donna Cannizzaro held several positions of increasing responsibility at Hoffmann-La Roche, including executive coordinator to the vice president of Quality Management.

Outside the office, Donna Cannizzaro enjoys vegetable and herb gardening as well as cooking and baking. She has traveled extensively throughout the US, Europe, South America, and the Caribbean. An avid sports fan, she roots for the New York Yankees and the New York Giants.

  • Work
    • Hoffman-La Roche
  • Education
    • Berkeley College