Leadership and Board of Trustees

Rhode Island Blood Center's leadership team has many years of combined clinical and administrative experience ensuring a safe, plentiful and cost effective blood supply to the patients and hospitals we serve. With a focus on quality, safety, and customer service, the team has seen the blood center through decades of challenging times in the health care industry, led advancements in blood collection and testing practices, and expanded the state-of-the art laboratory services RIBC provides. Get to know them. 

Executive Leadership

  • Lawrence Smith

    Lawrence Smith

    President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Scott Asadorian

    Scott J. Asadorian

    Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
  • Carolyn Young, MD

    Carolyn T. Young, MD

    Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
  • Darlene Folan

    Darlene Folan

    Vice President of Quality
  • Ken Allen

    Kenneth Allen

    Chief Financial Officer


  • Jill Alberigo

    Jill Alberigo

    Director of Laboratory and Special Services

Therapeutics, National Marrow Donor Program

  • Patricia Lang, MS, MT (ASCP)

    Director of Patient and Cellular Therapies

Hospital Services

  • Beau Tompkins

    Beau Tompkins

    Director of Hospital Services

Donor Resources

  • Nicole Pineault

    Nicole Pineault

    Director of Donor Resources

Donor Services

  • Lisa Everett

    Director of Donor Services