Shannon M. Parisotto joined Charles River Laboratories in 2000 in our Nevada operation. Ms. Parisotto progressed through a number of finance management positions of increasing responsibility, and in 2010, was promoted to Corporate Vice President, Preclinical Services, Finance. In this role, Ms. Parisotto was responsible for the financial operations of the global Preclinical Services business. Beginning in 2011, Ms. Parisotto’s role was expanded to include additional business segments. In 2015, Ms. Parisotto was promoted to the newly created position of Corporate Senior Vice President & Controller, Global Operations, where she worked collaboratively with Charles River’s business units to develop and implement business strategies. Effective July 2020, Ms. Parisotto was promoted to Corporate Senior Vice President, Global Safety Assessment. In this role, she is responsible for leading the Company’s global Safety Assessment organization, and is focused on developing its people and positioning the business for continued, long-term growth and success.
Ms. Parisotto holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Nevada, Reno, an M.B.A. from the University of Phoenix, and is a Certified Public Accountant.