Debbie has more than 30 years of accounting and finance experience, with the last 12 years focused on the life science industry. Prior to joining Alkahest in 2017, Debbie was founder and CEO of CloudPoint Accounting Solutions, where she and her team managed the accounting function for several companies including Cortexyme, Atreca, Tobira Therapeutics, Zymergen, and Kindred BioSciences. Previously, she held various positions of increasing responsibility at Nuon Therapeutics, Fisher Investments, Informix and McGraw-Hill. Debbie is a Certified Public Accountant with an M.B.A. from Golden Gate University and a B.A. in Business from UC Santa Barbara.