Julie is motivated by products that tangibly improve patients’ lives. She invests in early stage biopharma and digital health ventures, and leads new company formation efforts as an executive. Julie previously worked at Genentech across development and commercial divisions and also served on the board of the Biden Cancer Initiative and co-chaired Planned Parenthood NorCal’s IT Advisory Board. She holds an M.B.A. from Stanford, an MPhil. in BioScience Enterprise from Cambridge and a B.S. in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry from Yale.
Julie in 5
Origins: Grew up next to The Second City in Chicago
Interests: Maintaining a strict diet of daily dark chocolate consumption
Travel: Weekend skiing & hiking retreats in the Western mountain ranges
Accomplishments: College sailing national champion