Lisa Alderson

Invitae

 

“I imagine a world of genetic abundance where we understand the hereditary causes of disease to improve patient care and extend the quality of life. I want to Free the Data to make this a reality.”

 

Lisa Alderson runs commercial operations at Invitae, a diagnostic genetic information company with a mission to make multi-gene diagnostic testing more accessible and affordable than ever before.

Lisa is an entrepreneur who has founded and led a number of venture-backed start-ups through funding and market launch. She helped start Genomic Health (NASDAQ: GHDX) and is a former manager of Strategic Planning at The Walt Disney Company. Lisa holds an M.B.A. with distinction from Harvard Business School and a B.A. from Colorado State University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude.