Meet The Team

OUR TEAM

Experienced. Focused. Dedicated.

Michael Byers

Michael A. Byers

President, CEO, and Founder

Michael A. Byers is the President, CEO and Founder of Cryopoint Fertility Group. Before Cryopoint Fertility Group he founded its’ parent company Cryopoint (www.cryopointllc.com) which he also serves as the President, CEO and Managing Member.  Mr. Byers also serves as the CEO and Founder of Tooth Bank, LLC (www.toothbank.com), an industry-leading dental stem cell banking company and Cryocyte, LLC (www.cryocytellc.com),  a leading private umbilical cord blood bank.

Tony Donofrio

Tony Donofrio

VP of Regulatory & Operations

Tony Donofrio is the Vice President of Operations and Regulatory at Cryopoint LLC. Prior to joining Cryopoint, Mr. Donofrio was the Director of a public cord blood bank headquartered in Chicago IL. The division that he managed encompassed 3 departments, the Public Cord Blood Bank, the Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Department, and the Quality Control Laboratory. His specific focus was for the FDA registered, American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) accredited, National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) member, Public Cord Blood Bank.

Rick Cohn

Rick Cohn

VP of Sales & Marketing

Rick Cohn is Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Cryopoint, LLC. Mr. Cohn brings 30+ years of sales and marketing healthcare experience, in particular with private cord blood and tissue banking. Prior to joining Cryopoint, Rick was the Director of Operations and Marketing for a private cord blood bank, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Cohn's focus on customer service has led to an extremely high customer satisfaction rate. 

Dr. Gail Moskowitz, MD

Medical & Laboratory Director

Gail Moskowitz, M.D. serves as Head Medical Director and Laboratory Director for Cryopoint. Dr. Moskowitz is responsible for ensuring that all processes performed at Cryopoint meet acceptable medical standards and are in compliance with all appropriate legal and regulatory requirements. She has extensive medical research and academic experience, with a focus on immunohematology and pathology. Prior to joining Cryopoint, Dr. Moskowitz served as a healthcare consultant providing services in the fields of blood banking, laboratory medicine, pharmaceuticals, medical-legal and regulatory affairs, and medical informatics. Dr. Moskowitz held several posts directing blood banks throughout the New York Tri-State area, such as at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, LifebankUSA, the New York Blood Center and the Blood Bank and Hematology Laboratories at the Albany Medical Center. She has held academic appointments as a Lecturer in Pathology at Harvard Medical School and as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pathology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. Dr. Moskowitz has been published extensively in journals such as Human Genetics and the New England Journal of Medicine. She received her post-doctoral training at Massachusetts General Hospital, where she trained in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and Immunohematology. She is a Board Certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology. Dr. Moskowitz received her Doctorate of Medicine from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and her Bachelors of Science degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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