Meet the LiquidGoldConcept Team

Building a social-impact company focused on maternal and child health requires an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural approach. For that reason, the LiquidGoldConcept team has expertise across nutrition, public health, medicine, health education & behavior, social work, engineering, user-experience, web & app development, business, finance, digital marketing, and statistics. For more about our team’s story, explore our history.

The LiquidGoldConcept Team - Anna Sadovnikova, IBCLC, MPH, MA CEO

Anna Sadovnikova, IBCLC, MPH, MA
Chief Executive Officer

Anna is a mammary gland biology and breastfeeding medicine trainee in the MD/PhD program at UC Davis. She received a MPH (Human Nutrition) and a MA (Russian/Eastern European studies) from UMichigan, where she studied international human donor milk banking policies and practices. She did her undergraduate work at UC Berkeley.

LiquidGoldConcept Chief Operating Officer

Sam Chuisano, MPH
Chief Operating Officer

Sam joined the LGC team in 2016 as a UMichigan MPH intern and quickly rose through the ranks. With Anna and Jeff, she brought the Lactation Simulation Model to market and now oversees manufacturing, sales, operations, and marketing as a full-time employee. While at Johns Hopkins University, she studied and supervised a unique hybrid clinic that served under-insured populations.

The LiquidGoldConcept Team - Jeff Plott, PhD CTO

Jeff Plott, PhD
Chief Technical Officer

Jeff is a research investigator in mechanical engineering at the University of Michigan. He is the lead designer for several joint medical device projects with the University of Michigan Hospital and has developed a variety of medical simulators to help improve patient care and outcomes. He received his PhD, M.S.E., and B.S.E. from the University of Michigan.

Advisors and Mentors

The LiquidGoldConcept Team - Lisa Hammer, MD

Lisa Hammer, MD, IBCLC, FABM
Breastfeeding and Pediatrics

Lisa Hammer, MD, IBCLC, FABM is a board-certified pediatrician and lactation consultant. Dr. Hammer combines her years of experience in pediatrics, lactation and postpartum support to provide comprehensive breastfeeding consultations, addressing the needs of both mothers and babies.

The LiquidGoldConcept Team - Jeanne Tayler, PhD

Jeanne Taylor, PhD
Finance

Jeanne Taylor, PhD is the Principal at Torrey Pines Management Services. Jeanne’s specialty is creating business models and pricing strategies that foster sustainable and consistent growth while positioning companies for an optimal exit. Torrey Pines Management Services specializes in delivering complete financial management solutions to emerging companies to help them create consistent and sustainable growth.

The LiquidGoldConcept Team - Leith Greenslade, MBA,

Leith Greenslade, MPA, MBA
Social Impact

Leith Greenslade, MPA, MBA is the founder of Just Actions. She served as Vice Chair of MDG Health Alliance for United Nations Every Woman, Every Child. She received her BA from University of Queensland, MPA from Harvard, and MBA from Chinese University Hong Kong.

Note

The opinions expressed by LiquidGoldConcept, Inc. in no way reflect the opinions of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, or the University of California, Davis.