Linda Avey

co-founder, 23andMe

Linda Avey is a biologist and the co-founder of 23andMe. Prior to co-founding 23andMe, Linda spent 20 years in sales and business development in biopharmaceuticals. Linda helped develop research programs for Affymetrix and Perlegen Sciences. In September 2009, Linda left 23andMe and started Brainstorm Research Foundation, focused on accelerating research in Alzheimer’s disease.