Founder and President
Cheryl Perrero is a graduate of Xavier University and has spent most of her career in the surgical device industry. She spent close to 14 years with Ethicon and Johnson and Johnson and just under 4 years with American Medical Systems. Working in surgical devices, Cheryl developed a passion for training and education. She was part of over 35 new product introductions across many surgical specialities, and consistently identified unmet needs for training and education. Her dedication led to developments of new protocols and the design of key training centers. Cheryl has received over 22 awards throughout her career and is the Founder of The International Academy of Pelvic Surgery.
Cheryl's forsight for these unmet needs guided her vision for The International Academy of Pelvic Surgery. She founded IAPS in January, 2010 and serves as the Chief Executive Officer.
Vice President of Marketing and Web Development
Cara Perez holds a B.S. in Marketing at Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. She has spent the past 14 years of her career in Sales and Marketing roles with Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson, American Medical Systems and DJ Orthopedics. Cara has proven success and a strong knowledge base across several medical specialties. She has played an integral role in numerous sales initiatives and new product launches. Cara has developed and executed Pre and Post Launch strategic sales and marketing initiatives across medical specialties. She has been recognized and received 19 awards throughout her career. Cara is currently the Vice President of Marketing at The International Academy of Pelvic Surgery.