Vice President, Biology
Yolanda obtained her PhD in Plant Molecular Biology from the University of Toronto. After completing her PhD in 2007, she joined the Saccharomyces cerevisiae omics team at the Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, headed by Brenda Andrews and Charlie Boone. In 2011, Yolanda was recruited to Janssen Pharmaceuticals with Johnson and Johnson to apply high-dimensional imaging approaches to their small molecule discovery pipeline and in 2017, she transitioned to Recursion to further advance this approach for small molecule therapeutics. During her free time, Yolanda likes to spend time with her family and garden.