Leadership

Founder and CEO—Jeanne Cohen
Ms. Cohen founded newMentor in 1996, eventually transforming the successful online CME business into a business–to–business provider of custom medical information solutions. Prior to founding newMentor, Ms. Cohen served as Chief Executive Officer of Advanced Business Consulting, a national consulting firm focused on teaching leadership in corporate and academic settings. Ms. Cohen received her BA from Bates College and her MA from Harvard University.

Chief Operating Officer—Julie Scherer
Ms. Scherer brings over 20 years of experience in developing and launching businesses focused on technology–based information solutions. Prior to joining newMentor, Ms. Scherer held leadership positions with several entrepreneurial ventures, including Cengage Learning and DigitalThink. Ms. Scherer received her BSE and MSE in Electrical Engineering and her PhD in Computer Science from the University of Michigan.

Chief Medical Officer, Editor–in–Chief—Rich Klasco
Dr. Klasco is the former CMO of Thomson Healthcare and Editor–in–Chief for the healthcare business of Thomson Reuters. Dr. Klasco earned his MD at Harvard Medical School and trained in internal medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and in emergency medicine at Denver General Hospital, where he was Chief Resident. He continues to practice emergency medicine.