Thursday, March 1, 2018

Dear Howard University Community,

On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I would like to take this opportunity to announce the appointment of new board member Minnie V. Baylor-Henry, Esq. effective immediately.

Minnie V. Baylor-Henry, Esq. is president of Baylor-Henry Associates and executive partner of YourEncore, a leading provider of proven expertise to the life sciences and consumer goods industries. She is the former worldwide vice president for regulatory affairs, Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Medical Devices & Diagnostics. In this capacity, she was responsible for coordinating the regulatory strategy for J&J’s device companies.

Her other experience includes vice president for global regulatory affairs OTC at McNeil Consumer Healthcare, a J&J company; and senior director of Pharmaceutical Research & Development. Previously, Baylor-Henry served as a consultant in the Life Sciences Regulatory Practice at Deloitte & Touche LLP and a former director of the Drug Marketing, Advertising, and Communications division of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). She also served as national health fraud coordinator in the FDA’s Office of Regulatory Affairs. She is the past president of the Drug Information Association and former president of the Food and Drug Law Institute.

Baylor-Henry received her pharmacy degree from Howard University’s College of Pharmacy and a law degree from Catholic University’s Columbus School of Law. A registered pharmacist (R.Ph.), she is a member of the HU College of Pharmacy Board of Visitors.

Please join me in welcoming Trustee Minnie Baylor Henry to Howard University’s Board of Trustees.

Excellence in Truth and Service,
Wayne A. I. Frederick, M.D., MBA