The Team at Sandia Biotech Inc. is on a mission to create a company that would deliver powerful fluorescence technology that would drive research and diagnostics. Sandia Biotech is located in Albuquerque, NM.

 Tony Pino

Tony Pino

Co-founder and the President of Sandia Biotech. He is well known in the business and finance community of Albuquerque, NM. Tony is also the founder of a charity for sexually abused children. Contact:



Adrian Rubio

Co-founder and Consultant of Sandia Biotech. He has been involved in fluorescent protein technologies from the start, and has played a key role in advancing the commercialization of Sandia Biotech's products. Contact:



Janeth Pena

Chief Scientific Officer of Sandia Biotech. Janeth is skilled in genetic and protein engineering through experience in laboratories that conducted research in virology, cancer and parasitology. Janeth also has a broad background in invertebrate biology and genetics from her dissertation work where she studied unique biology on the snail Biomphalaria glabrata, intermediate host of the blood fluke that causes Schistosomiasis. Contact:


 Hailey Gorman

Protein Engineer of Sandia Biotech. Hailey has a background in biochemistry and kinesiology with a focus in metabolic processes. Her master's thesis work centered on using blood lactate metabolism as a biomarker to predict fatigue in trained cyclists. Hailey is currently a PhD student at the University of New Mexico getting a degree in exercise science with a specialty in biochemistry. Contact:


 Jim Bradford

Jim has over 26 years of Business Experience and has partnered in several early stage companies ranging from biotechnology to virtual reality. Jim leads Sandia Biotech's state-of-the-art e-commerce and content management system.