Frank Stokes has more than 20 years of experience in finance, including extensive experience leading capital formation for high-growth healthcare and life science companies. Most recently he was CFO of Hammock Pharmaceuticals where he assisted in the initial capitalization of the company as well as the acquisition of Hammock’s foundational drug delivery technology. Previously Frank served as a Senior Investment Banker at Leerink Partners, Robert W. Baird, and Wachovia Securities (now Wells Fargo Securities). He received a B.S. in business administration followed by MBA and J.D. degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.