Jennifer Arthur joined the Accelerator at its inception in 2013. Ms. Arthur has over 20 years of experience in accounting and finance, including more than 15 years in leadership roles in the life science industry ranging from private start-ups to public commercial organizations. Prior to joining the Accelerator, Ms. Arthur was the Sr. Director of Accounting/Controller for Cadence Pharmaceuticals (acquired by Mallinkrodt Pharmaceuticals). Ms. Arthur received a Bachelors of Arts in Economics from UCLA. She is an avid golfer and runner.