Jillian joined Sonoma Bio with more than 10 years of experience as a finance leader with proven success in financial modeling, annual budgeting, strategic planning and financial reporting. She is recognized as an influential leader with strong interpersonal and communication skills, complimented by an ability to partner, motivate and mentor others.
Prior to joining Sonoma Bio, Jillian was the Head of Financial Planning and Analysis at Principia Biopharma, where she was responsible for revamping the budget process and executive reporting, end-to-end strategic planning processes and creating a culture of strong finance business partnering within the organization. She has also served in varying roles of increasing responsibility at Sangamo Therapeutics, where she led annual budgeting processes, forecast updates and long-range planning, including resource management.
Jillian received a Bachelor of Arts in Social Welfare & Sociology from the University of California, Berkeley.