Frances (Fran) M. Zipp is President & CEO of Lachman Consultant Services, Inc. Lachman Consultants provides compliance, regulatory and technical consulting services to the global pharmaceutical and related industries and Ms. Zipp delivers the strategic guidance and direction toward implementation of effective solutions to client needs. As an expert in compliance enhancement, she develops program solutions to meet GXP compliance requirements. Ms. Zipp has extensive experience in the pharmaceutical, biologic and biotechnology industries from R&D through post-market approval. She assists and counsels Senior-level management in areas of Corporate Governance, Corporate Integrity Agreement Compliance, Consent Decree Negotiations and Resolutions, Application Integrity Policy resolution, Due Diligence evaluations (facilities; products; technologies), and more. She was elected to the ISPE Board of Directors in 2013.