Jon is passionate about developing new biologics to treat cancer and other diseases with unmet need. Jon started his training at the University of Minnesota where he received a BS in Chemistry. From there, he received a PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at UCLA followed by a postdoctoral fellowship at The Scripps Research Institute. Jon has over 15 years’ experience in the biopharmaceutical industry with over 25 peer-reviewed publications. He has led antibody discovery, protein science, CMC and bioanalytical teams and advanced several programs through preclinical and early-stage clinical development.