Colleen’s investment focus is early stage biopharmaceutical companies. In her time at Canaan, Colleen helped launch the Canaan-Yale Fellowship program. Since 2017, she serves on the board of the New England Venture Capital Association. Colleen previously worked as a chemist at PMRS, Inc (Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Research Services, Inc). She holds a Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Physiology from Yale University and a B.A. in Chemistry from the University of Pennsylvania.
Colleen in 5
Origins: Born & raised in Philadelphia
Travel: I love exploring new places, ideally by bicycle (Italy is #1 so far)
Family: House full of boys
Interests: Time with my family, swimming, biking and running