Shantal Feltham

President and CEO

Shantal is the founder of Stiris Research and Stiris Research USA. Before starting Stiris, Shantal was a Director at a mid-sized CRO where she led teams in global and North American clinical trials.  Prior to that, Shantal held positions at both Hoffmann-La Roche and Janssen Ortho Inc. (Johnson & Johnson group of families). Shantal received a […]


Amanda Carrera

Vice President

Amanda is responsible for Stiris’ day-to-day operations, contributing to the planning and execution of corporate strategy and serving on the company’s executive team. In the last 20 years Amanda’s passion for clinical research has driven her to translate science into proven medical treatments. Amanda started her career as a Registered Nurse. Her clinical research experience […]


Sara DiPonio

Managing Director, Corporate Operations

Sara is a Senior Level Operations Executive with over ten years of CRO experience. At Stiris she leads and directs many of the company’s operational functions. Sara serves on the company’s executive team, providing oversight, management and planning of corporate strategy. Sara started her career in the financial sector, working for various Canadian financial institutions. […]


Lisa Discepola

Managing Director, Clinical Operations

Lisa brings a background in pharmacology along with more than twenty years of industry experience to Stiris. In her role overseeing Clinical Operations she provides support to the sales & marketing team, as well as client management, and contributes to the company’s strategic development. She is a member of Stiris’ senior executive team. Early in […]