meet the team

Aurelius Founders

julie armstrong
CEO / Founder

Pharmacist, Cancer survivor, top S&P 50 career refugee, elected official, equestrian.  Laser focused and relentless.  Deep knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry and medical sciences. Skilled at navigating government and regulatory environments. I naively believe I can make everything, and everyone, better. 

Brian Mitchell
COO

A veteran of scaling up Silicon Valley startups, Brian has an extensive background in Ops, People, HR, and Tech.He has managed and scaled multiple Software-as-a-service, DaaS, Iaas, and Enterprise Software Solutions in the B2B space, from rounds A to D. With Brian’s expertise, our ability to execute and scale, domestically and globally, is all but assured.
 

Aurelius Core

glenn harless
CIO

Visionary IT executive offering extensive experience in management and design success, leading the development of diverse data and technology projects. Long-standing reputation for analyzing technological strategies and engineering solutions that support organizational goals, reduce costs, improve efficiency, and maximize technology investment.

Leighton Smith
CFO

Leighton is an accomplished leader in the finance function. He is tenaciously performance-oriented with breadth and vision beyond the scope of core finance, enabling successful forays into the technology, business development and sales areas. He possesses deep functional skills in finance, accounting, reporting, compliance, business planning, transformation and integration (M&A) which have been honed during his 20-year career in financial and commercial roles in the Tech, Manufacturing, Banking and Telco industries. For 10 of those years, Leighton has held roles at top-management level.