Melissa Coloton

Commercial Operations

For over a decade, Melissa has excelled in research and development with a focus on commercial operations and growth. Her most significant impact has been in bringing new drugs to market by building high-performing teams and companies dedicated to changing patients' lives. Since entering the R&D world, Melissa has consistently held a vision to fast-track results, enabling patients and their families to enjoy life to the fullest.

Her firsthand experience with mental health challenges has deepened her understanding of the profound need for innovative solutions. This personal insight led Melissa to join Bezyl®, where she is honored to be part of a team working towards meaningful advancements in mental health care. With a proven track record in fostering innovation and driving results, Melissa brings a unique blend of professional expertise and personal passion to her role. She is committed to leveraging her skills in team building, strategic planning, and operational excellence to accelerate the development and delivery of life-changing mental health solutions. Melissa's approach combines empathy with efficiency, ensuring that improving patients' lives remains at the forefront of every initiative.

Our Leadership Team

I have learned to embrace the scars that have taught me to thrive and love life.

Esther Howard Founder & CEO

It’s through overcoming obstacles that we find our true selves!

Meredith Boley Product & Data Strategy

Living purposefully through my experiences, my focus is on helping others.

Erin Davidson Delivery & Support

Empathy and innovation guide my mission to improve mental health care.

Melissa Coloton Commercial Operations

Our Advisors

DR. DAN KARLIN

Psychiatry, Digital Diagnostics

DR. KASHYAP PATEL

Oncology Research

SERENA GUZMAN

Strategic Partnerships

DR. MARK SORRENTINO

Pediatric Clinical Research

HEATHER VALINE

Data & Real World Evidence

MARCUS GRINDSTAFF

Health & Life Science Technology

ENRIQUE ESTRADA

U.S. Veteran Support

Adael Bryant

Israeli Veteran Support