Director, Corporate Development
Janice brings over 20 years of experience to the team. Prior to joining Top Tier, she was a Senior Director with the Invention Science Fund at Intellectual Ventures Management, with responsibility for capital raising, investor services and start-up company formation and launches. Prior to joining Intellectual Ventures, Janice held capital raising, investor services and investment analyst positions at both traditional and alternative finance and investment firms including Allianz Global Investors, Headlands Capital Management, Torrey Pines Capital Management and Morgan Stanley.
She earned an MBA from the Anderson School at UCLA, with a concentration in finance and a B.A. from the University of British Columbia (Canada) with a major in chinese.
Janice is located in the Pacific Northwest and has two wonderful teenagers and one very large cat. She loves spending her free time outdoors, participating in a variety of sports including trail running, downhill skiing, waterskiing, snowshoeing, and volleyball. She has attempted kite boarding a few times but remains terrible at it. Her favorite food is chocolate.
Janice actively supports Greyhound Pets Inc, a non-profit dedicated to retraining and re-homing retired racing greyhounds and other sight hounds. She also supports Youth Eastside Services, serving children and their families in East King County.