Jessica Burback

Senior Director of Operations and Human Resources

Jessica Burback has more than 20 years of experience as an operations and human resource professional in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical fields.  She currently serves as Senior Director of Operations & Human Resources for Accelerator, and head of operations and human resources for multiple Accelerator Life Science Partners I portfolio companies, including ApoGen Biotechnologies, Lodo Therapeutics, Proniras Corporation, and Rodeo Therapeutics.  Ms. Burback’s efforts play a critical in the genesis and evolution of each Accelerator portfolio company’s science, technology, and business development activities.

Prior to joining Accelerator in 2003, Ms. Burback worked at Prolinx, Inc., a private, venture-backed biotechnology company that developed, manufactured, and marketed chemistry based tools, applications, and systems to advance drug discovery. At Prolinx, Ms. Burback was responsible for many aspects of operations and marketing.  Ms. Burback received an MBA from Seattle University and BA in History from the University of Washington.