She has been a leader in the pharmaceutical industry for over 14 years, driving product innovation and commercialization of ophthalmic technologies around the world. Elyse managed a $1.7 billion portfolio and has extensive experience developing global strategic plans, positioning and launching products, and building marketing campaigns to drive growth. Evaluating technologies and companies for acquisition is an integral part of her career.
Elyse is an accomplished athlete, competing in many marathons, triathlons, and the Wisconsin Ironman Elyse earned a BA from the University of Notre Dame and a MBA from Southern Methodist University. She currently resides in Fort Worth with her husband, C.D. Dickerson III, and 2 children, Simon and Amelia.