Reinventing Skin Science


Delivering effective pharmaceutical solutions requires a team of visionaries who are committed to achieving success. Rich in experience, brilliance and tenacity the leadership team at Verrica is tirelessly dedicated to developing innovative therapies in medical dermatology.

Linda Palczuk, Chief Operating Officer

Linda Palczuk has served as our Chief Operating Officer since February 2018. Prior to that, Ms. Palczuk was President & Chief Executive Officer for Osiris Therapeutics, Inc. from July 2017 to February 2018. Between January 2016 and July 2017 Ms. Palczuk served as an independent consultant to pharmaceutical companies. Ms. Palczuk spent 30 years with AstraZeneca, where she held senior level commercial roles, including Vice President, Established Brands & Global Commercial Excellence between January 2012 and March 2015. Ms. Palczuk received her B.A. in Biology from Franklin & Marshall College and her M.B.A. from the University of Delaware.