Board of Directors

Jessica Hopfield, Ph.D.

Jessica Hopfield, Ph.D. has served on our Board of Directors since January 2019.  Dr. Hopfield has served on the Board of Trustees of the Joslin Diabetes Center since 2013, initially as the Vice Chair, and since 2015, as the Chair. She has served on the Board of Directors of Insulet Corporation since July 2015 and as its Lead Independent Director from August 2016 to December 2018. Since February 2018, Dr. Hopfield has served on the Board of Editas Medicine. She has been the President of J Hopfield Consulting providing strategic guidance to and investing in start-up technology firms since 2010. From 1995 to 2009, Dr. Hopfield was a Partner of McKinsey & Company in its global pharmaceuticals and medical devices practice, where she served clients across pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and consumer industries. She also previously held management positions at Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. in clinical development, outcomes research, and marketing. Dr. Hopfield earned a B.S. from Yale College, an M.B.A. from Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration as a Baker Scholar, and a Ph.D. in Neuroscience/Biochemistry from The Rockefeller University.