Sheila E. Peopples, MBA, has been in the pharmaceutical industry for 25+years. She has an extensive background in pharmaceutical marketing, sales, and training and development. She has experience in a broad range of therapeutic areas, including cardiovascular, anti-infective, and antiretroviral. She grew up in Philadelphia, graduated from Friends Select School, earned her undergraduate degree from Arcadia University, and her Master's in Business Administration with an emphasis in pharmaceutical marketing from St. Joseph's University. Prior to joining the board in 2006, she was a long-term board member of the AIDS Information Network, which was the first HIV/AIDS library in Philadelphia.