SVP, Head of Sales at Invention Development Fund
Startupbootcamp FoodTech Rome Mentor
Jeri has spent 20 years in financial services and technology industries across the US and Europe, holding executive roles at Xerox Corporation, Russell Investments and Intellectual Ventures. She is the Founder of Lion’s Den Seattle, a one of a kind Seattle style shark-tank that brings early stage startups, investors and mentors together in festive and meaningful environment. This is a joint venture with world renowned, Seattle based, celebrity chef and restauranteur, Tom Douglas.
Jeri is deeply connected throughout the global angel and institutional investor space. As a regular speaker promoting girls and women in STEM, Jeri hosts an annual event bringing senior executives, college students and high school students together to share the Real History of Women in STEM, and create lasting mentoring relationships for underprivileged girls.
Jeri sits on several boards, and is most passionate about foodtech, food sustainability, music for good and supporting underprivileged youths. She is a mentor and branding coach for founders and senior executives in Seattle, New York and London.