The Public Benefit Corporation transforming people from subjects of research to partners in discovery

LunaPBC was established to reshape the traditional research model to effectively, efficiently, and responsibly power medical breakthroughs by putting people at the center of health.

Headquartered in San Diego, California, we are dedicated leaders in genomics, health, finance, and business who are also parents, musicians, foodies, community volunteers, surfers, and rock climbers.

Leadership
Bob Kain

Bob Kain

Chief Executive Officer +
Co-founder

Dawn Barry

Dawn Barry

President + Co-founder
 

David Lewis

David Lewis

Chief Financial Officer +
Co-founder

Scott Kahn, Ph.D.

Scott Kahn, Ph.D.

Chief Information +
Privacy Officer

Debora Thompson

Debora Thompson

VP of Strategy +
Operations

Marketing + Product

Mike Fennessy

Creative Director

Genevieve Lopez

Head of Digital Engagement

Ian Terry

Senior UX Researcher

Development

Bojil Velinov

Head of Dev Ops + Automation

Ignacio de Castro Perez

DEV OPS Engineer

David Earl

Principal Software Architect

Joey Lao

Senior SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Alexandra Leonidova

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Sanjay John

Software ENGINEER

Carl Gunderson

Lead FRONT-END ENGINEER

David Latuno

FRONT-END ENGINEER

Brandi Herrera

Front-end Engineer

Join the team that’s redefining how health and medical breakthroughs happen.

Our advisors and investors are partners in reimaging the quest for health breakthroughs as community effort. They are renowned leaders in patient-advocacy, healthcare, and life science, operating across non-profit, industry, and academic institutions.

Advisors

James Acierno, Ph.D

Illumina + Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV)

David Barker, Ph.D

Illumina
 

Joe Beery

Thermo Fisher Scientific +
Rady Children’s Hospital

Carlos Bustamante, Ph.D

Stanford University
 

Christian Cabou

Illumina
 

Alex Casdin

Epirium + Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO

Tshaka Cunningham, Ph.D

TruGenomix + Howard University

Jason Paragas

Valo

Aditya Rajagopal

ChromaCode + Google

Josh Shapiro, Ph.D

University of California,
San Diego

Sharon Terry

Genetic Alliance
 

Ashley Van Zeeland, Ph.D

Illumina + Human Longevity
 

Michael Witz

Redemption Games

Ed Yu

Vascular Cures

Investors

Interested in sharing your knowledge and expertise with our team or building your investment portfolio?