Rus serves as the Vice President of Administration and is responsible for providing leadership and oversight on all administrative functions of the organization.

          Rus was born in Ottawa, Canada but was raised in San Diego, California for most of his life. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience from UCLA. After graduating, he worked in BioProcess at Genentech for over a year before attending medical school. Currently, Rus is attending Saint Louis University School of Medicine and is expected to graduate in 2018. His most recent research project involves using new imaging technology to better detect glaucoma progression.