The ARC© Management Team

David Adamson, MD, Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

David Adamson is a consulting reproductive endocrinologist and surgeon, Medical Director of Equal3 Fertility, Clinical Professor ACF at Stanford University, and Associate Clinical Professor at UCSF. He is Past President of the ASRM, SART, AAGL, the Committee on Reproductive Medicine for FIGO and several other major gynecological societies. He is Chair of the International Committee Monitoring ART, President of the World Endometriosis Research Foundation and ex officio Board member of the IFFS. He is a member of many prestigious professional societies and has been a board member and advisor to government, industry, professional and patient organizations. He has over 300 peer-reviewed and other scientific/medical publications, and has lectured extensively nationally and internationally on assisted reproductive technologies, endometriosis, reproductive surgery and infertility. Dr. Adamson led the committee that created The FIGO Fertility Toolbox and the organization that created the global Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonization Project (EPHect), and he created the Endometriosis Fertility Index, all electronic tools used globally to improve health care for reproductive age women. He is Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Advanced Reproductive Care (ARC Fertility), the largest United States network fertility company. He has been recognized as one of the best 400 physicians for women in America and received the Outstanding Achievement in Medicine award from the Santa Clara County Medical Society, a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition for contributions to the community, Distinguished Surgeon award from the Society of Reproductive Surgeons, Honorary Life Membership from the Canadian Association of Internes and Residents, the Barbara Eck Founders Award from RESOLVE, several honorary memberships and professorships, and the ASRM Distinguished Service award for his outstanding achievements in advancing the practice of reproductive medicine.

April Lee, Senior Vice President, ARC Information Systems

April Lee is Sr. Vice President of ARC Information Systems and has been with ARC Fertility for over 13 years.  Before joining ARC, she was Vice President of Sales & Support Services and a Director of Product Development in the field of healthcare information with Orion Systems, partnered with HP, Sun Microsystems and PerkinElmer.   She has more than 30 years of experience in healthcare systems, business development and assisting physicians with the development of their practices.

April received her B.S. from San Jose State University and enjoys jogging, hiking and skiing.

Gitte Pope, Vice President, Marketing

Gitte Pope is VP of Marketing and joined ARC Fertility in 2015. She has over 20 years of experience in healthcare and consumer marketing. Prior to coming to ARC she was Director of Marketing at Auxogyn (now Progyny), a company in the reproductive health market. She also held various marketing leadership positions with start-up companies as well as larger corporations such as Bayer Healthcare and Edwards Lifesciences.

Gitte received her Bachelor of Science in International Business from the University of Aarhus in Denmark. She enjoys practicing yoga and watching her kids play field hockey and baseball.

Tammy Scardino, Director of Finance and Administration

Tammy Scardino joined ARC Fertility in 2014 and brought with her 22 years of Accounting and Finance experience within the healthcare and medical device industries. She has worked with both large and mid-size companies. Prior to joining ARC, she held the position of Director of Finance, at Fertility Physicians of Northern California, where she assisted in the successful acquisition to Palo Alto Medical Foundation. Prior to that she was the Accounting Manager, with Daughters of Charity Health System, where she led a team of 25 accounting professionals and managed the Accounts Payable, Payroll, and General Ledger departments for 5 bay area hospitals.

Tammy received her Bachelors of Science in Accounting from San Jose State University. When she is not working she enjoys spending time at the lake with her husband of 22 years, son, and daughter. She also coaches girls’ volleyball with her husband in her free time.