Cody Nystrom is a Managing Director at SJF Ventures, a venture fund investing in high-growth companies creating a healthier, smarter and cleaner future. She joined SJF in 2007 and leads SJF’s health and wellness investment practice. She represents SJF on the boards of Solera Health, Validic, Fit4D, Versify Solutions, Community Energy, Inc. and Vital Farms. Cody was previously at Ewing Bemiss & Co., a middle market investment bank based in Richmond, Virginia that provides M&A and other financial advisory services primarily in the energy and healthcare services sectors. Cody graduated summa cum laude from the University of Virginia with a BS in Systems and Information Engineering and a minor in Business. Additionally, Cody serves on advising committees for Lighthouse Labs, Commonwealth Energy Fund and the Virginia Solar Development Authority.