Corporate Governance

Founded in 1995, Acorda Therapeutics is a biotechnology company focused on developing therapies that restore function and improve the lives of people with neurological disorders.

Acorda markets two FDA-approved therapies, including INBRIJA® (levodopa inhalation powder) 42 mg capsules.

Corporate Governance Guidelines


Code of Ethics


Committee Charters

Below is a summary of our committee structure and membership information. Please note, John Kelley serves as Acorda's non-executive Chair of the Board. To read more about any of the committees, click on the committee names in the chart below.

  • ChairpersonChairperson
  • MemberMember
  • Financial ExpertFinancial Expert
Committee Composition Table
  Audit Committee Compensation Committee Nomination
& Governance Committee
Tom Burns Financial Expert Member Member
Peder Jensen Member
John Kelley Financial Expert Chairperson
Sandra Panem, Ph.D. Member Chairperson
John Varian Financial Expert Chairperson

Chairperson Chairperson
Member Member
Financial Expert Financial Expert
Tom BurnsFinancial Expert Member
Peder Jensen Member
John VarianFinancial Expert Chairperson
John Kelley Chairperson
Sandra Panem, Ph.D. Member
Tom Burns Member
Sandra Panem, Ph.D. Chairperson

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