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