Ann Houseman is the Vice President, Site Head of the Bothell Cell Therapy Manufacturing Plant in Bothell, WA. Ann oversees all aspects of the state-of-the-art cell therapy manufacturing facility, equipped with cutting-edge technologies and over 700 highly trained manufacturing, quality, and support teams to produce engineered cell-based therapies for people with cancer.

Before joining BMS, Ann worked at Merck & Co for 18 years, serving in a variety of quality, technology, and operations roles; most recently serving as the Executive Director of External Manufacturing. Additionally, Ann is a strong advocate for women and served as an executive mentor for the women’s network employee resource group at both Merck and BMS.

Ann enjoys spending time with her husband, three daughters, two cats, and a dog. She is an avid tennis player and enjoys reading and cross-stitching in her free time. She has a passion for traveling and learning about different cultures and building on her experiences.