Sandy Nathaniel Paige

Sandy Paige is CEO of Explora BioLabs, the dominant provider of Vivarium-as-a-Service(TM) on the West Coast and the largest OnDemand vivarium service provider nationwide. Explora provides vivarium facilities and regulatory management services, as well as contract research to leading pre-clinical research organizations in San Diego and San Francisco. Paige was most recently Director of International Sales & Distribution at The Jackson Laboratory, based in Sacramento, CA where he focused on expanding global relationships and distribution for JAX Mice & Clinical Research Services. During his time in Sacramento with JAX, he served both as Director of Business Development and as Senior Site Director while the team closed down one site and simultaneously opened a much larger facility on budget / schedule. Paige was intimately involved with financing growth at JAX West, strategic planning for JAX and was Chairman of JAX West’s IACUC Committee. Prior to joining JAX, Mr. Paige was General Manager of Knight-Celotex, a 24/7/365 construction products manufacturing plant in Lisbon Falls, ME. He previously served as VP of Administration for the Neptune Regional Transmission System during its development stages and subsequent $650 M project financing. Earlier in his career, Mr. Paige acted as financial analyst and controller for Cianbro Development Corporation and Atlantic Energy Partners, a subsidiary of The Cianbro Companies, and held positions in corporate marketing at Fairchild Semiconductor and as personal assistant to Governor Angus King (I) of Maine. Mr. Paige received a B.A. from Middlebury College in Vermont and an M.B.A. from Babson College in Massachusetts.