Rhonda Shrader

Director, Berkeley-Haas Entrepreneurship Program; Executive Director, Bay Area Node NSF I-Corps

Rhonda is delighted to be back at Haas (MBA ’96) where she launched a transition from science to business. Now the Executive Director of the Berkeley-Haas Entrepreneurship Program as well as the Bay Area Node for the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program, she has founded or was an early stage team member of start ups in retail, behavioral health, non-profit and big data. She is an active advisor for NASA spinoff BrainAid, co-faculty for the UC-wide LAUNCH accelerator and recently lead the winning teams for both the Health Tech Forum Codeathon and the San Francisco MedHack 2.0 Hackathon.