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Last Updated: 08/25/20

Staff, Pictures and Bios

Michael Montello, PharmD, MBA, Branch Chief, CTOIB

Michael Montello, PharmD, MBA, has been with CTEP for 25+ years. He has led or participated in dozens of major initiatives and projects during his career. More…

Shanda Finnigan, MPH, RN, Associate Branch Chief

Shanda Finnigan, MPH, RN, joined the National Cancer Institute in July 2003, first as a contractor serving as Deputy Program Manager and then as Co-Program Manager for the Protocol and Information Office (PIO) and then in July 2006 as Health Program Specialist serving CTEP as a federal employee. Her current duties include oversight of the CTSU contract, a leadership role in Serious Adverse Event reporting/review More…

Lynn Cave, Scientific Program Analyst

Charles Choi, MS, Deputy Head of CTEP PIO

Charles Choi, MS, became the Deputy Head of CTEP PIO in December 2019. He joined NCI in 2012 and was most recently a Program Analyst for the Division of Extramural Activities. Prior to NCI, he was a Grants Clerk at the National Institute on Aging. More…

Scharla Estep, RPh, MS, Health Program Specialist

Scharla Estep, RPh, MS, joined the National Cancer Institute in September 2016. Prior to CTEP, she was the Acting Branch Chief, Pharmaceutical Affairs Branch (PAB) at the Division of AIDS/NIAID. Before that, Scharla was the IV supervisor at the NIH Clinical Center. More…

Barry Goldspiel, PharmD, Clinical Trials Support Specialist

Barry Goldspiel, PharmD, joined CTEP/CTOIB in September 2018. He had worked in the Pharmacy Department at the NIH Clinical Center for over 30 years. He has served as an Oncology Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Projects Coordinator Pharmacist, and most recently as the Deputy Chief. More…

Sharon L Hampp, RN, JD, Head, CIRB Strategy and Operations

Sharon L. Hampp, RN, JD, is the Head of Strategy and Operations for the National Cancer Institute's Central IRB Initiative. She brings to CTEP an extensive background in both IRB administration and clinical research. More…

Sevgin Hunt, DSc, MS, RN, Clinical Bioinformatician

Sevgin Hunt, DSc, MS, RN, joined CTEP/CTOIB in January 2020. Ms. Hunt has professional experience in clinical informatics, research, and nursing. Prior to CTEP, she was a Supervisory Informaticist at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center where she was responsible for interacting with clinicians and vendors to determine health information technology solutions for patient care and research. More…

Martha Kruhm, MS, RAC, Head, PIO

Martha Kruhm, MS, RAC, joined NCI in June 2006, as a contractor, serving as Deputy Program Manager for the Protocol and Information Office (PIO). In July 2011, as a federal employee, she became Head of CTEP PIO. Her current duties... More…

About the Branch Chief

Michael Montello, PharmD, MBA Michael Montello, PharmD, MBA, has been with CTEP for 25+ years. He has led or participated in dozens of major initiatives and projects during his career. More…