Brittany Erana, M.P.M., is vice president and head of operations for PPD® Digital. In this role, she’s responsible for setting the vision and designing the operational infrastructure and capabilities necessary to successfully deliver decentralized and digitally enabled clinical trials while upholding quality. Brittany brings more than 15 years of broad industry experience in global research operations and strategy, and digital implementation project and program delivery. Prior to joining PPD, Brittany was the global head of operations for patient-centered science and technology at another CRO where she spent nine years building out new operational capabilities and driving organizational growth across Europe and Asia-Pacific. Brittany holds a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from East Carolina University, a master’s degree in project management from Western Carolina University and a certificate in international business from University College Dublin Smurfit Business School.