Sean McClain is the Founder of Absci, has served as Chief Executive Officer since August 2011, and a member of their board of directors since the formation of Absci Corporation in October 2020. Mr. McClain also serves as a board member for the Oregon Bioscience Association, the Oregon Translational Research and Development Institute (OTRADI), and Life Science Washington. Mr. McClain holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of Arizona.