Jen Koevary, Ph.D. is  Chief Operating and Financial Officer at Avery Therapeutics.

Dr. Koevary has a background in business development and medical device R&D. She was previously responsible for commercialization of university technology at the University of Arizona, where she led educational programs, community engagement programs for small business funding (including the U of A I-Corps Site program), business development assistance and the university’s asset development program, with >70 projects under management. Dr. Koevary has previously held high responsibility roles in startup companies Yakaroni, LLC and Surgical Tools, LLC, and has prior research and consulting experience in design and analysis for medical devices/software.Dr. Koevary earned a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Arizona.

As a TRIF-funded student researcher Jennifer worked alongside Dr. Jennifer Barton at UA BIO5.