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Chief Financial Officer
Ric Peterson has served as our Chief Financial Officer since March 2017. Previously, from September 2015 to March 2017, Mr. Peterson served as the Chief Financial Officer of Novan, Inc., a public pharmaceutical company, where he had responsibility for financial operations, business development, investor relations and other corporate functions. Prior to that time, he served as Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer of Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation, or Medicis, a public medical dermatology and aesthetics company, from April 2008 to December 2012, and held various other senior finance positions with Medicis between 1995 and 2008. As Chief Financial Officer of Medicis, Mr. Peterson had responsibility for financial and business operations, business development and information technology. Prior to joining Medicis, Mr. Peterson was a Senior Financial Auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Peterson has been a member of the board of directors and compensation committee and the chair of the audit committee of Universal Insurance Holdings Inc., a public insurance company, since 2014. Mr. Peterson holds a B.S. in Accountancy from Arizona State University.