Ms. Devlin joined Vertex in 2019 as Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer. In this role, she is responsible for leading the global corporate communications function, spanning product communications, media relations, digital and social communications, internal communications, corporate social responsibility and community affairs.
Ms. Devlin joined Vertex from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), where she served as senior communications advisor to FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb. Prior to this, Ms. Devlin spent seven years as the Head of Global Communications for Mylan NV, one of the world’s largest generics and specialty pharmaceutical companies, overseeing external, financial, digital and internal communications, as well as the company’s corporate social responsibility program. Before Mylan, Ms. Devlin spent 15 years at leading global communications agencies, including Edelman and Brunswick Group.
Ms. Devlin received her bachelor’s degree in international relations from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.