Jeff is a Partner at Providence Ventures, where he leads healthcare technology investments and manages fund operations. He currently serves as a Board Director at three of PV’s portfolio companies: Binary Fountain, InDemand Interpreting, and Intelligent Retinal Imaging Systems (IRIS), and as a Board Observer at Collective Medical Technologies.
Prior to joining Providence, Jeff was an Investment Manager at Ascension Ventures in St. Louis, where he also led several healthcare technology investments. During his tenure at Ascension Ventures, Jeff served as a Director at Advanced Practice Strategies and a board observer at GetWellNetwork, CHF Solutions and OptiScan Biomedical Corporation.
Before Ascension Ventures, Jeff was a member of Ascension Health’s corporate strategy team, where he contributed to numerous system-level initiatives and business development activities, including the development of that organization’s 15 year strategic vision. Jeff has prior experience in software product management and business development for entrepreneurial healthcare technology companies WebMD and WellMed.
Jeff holds an MBA from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, a Master’s in Medical Informatics from the Oregon Health & Science University, and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Chicago.