Kevin T. Conroy was named Chairman of the Board in March 2014 and has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Exact Sciences since April 2009.
In 2004, he joined Third Wave Technology where he was the company's General Counsel. From 2005 to July of 2008, Mr. Conroy served as Third Wave’s President and Chief Executive Officer until their acquisition by Hologic. Prior to joining Third Wave, Conroy served as Intellectual Property counsel at GE Healthcare.
Before joining GE Healthcare, Conroy was Chief Operating Officer of two early stage, venture-backed technology companies in Northern California. Prior to those positions, he was an Intellectual Property Litigator at two Chicago law firms: McDermott Will & Emery; and Pattishall, McAuliffe, Newbury, Hilliard and Geraldson, where he was a partner.
He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering at Michigan State University, as well as a Law degree from the University of Michigan.