Josie is a graduate of the University of Utah SJ Quinney College of Law, where she focused her studies heavily in the areas of venture capital, securities and corporate law, private equity, and commercial real estate transactions. She has a collective 4 years experience working on the investor side of venture capital, specifically in relation to deal flow screening, assisting portfolio companies in corporate formation and risk management, post-investment management, and fund structuring and organization. She worked during law school as an Associate with the University Growth Fund, a student-run venture and growth stage fund with ~$50m under management. Following, she worked with AngelList syndicating deals and doing securities compliance. Since moving to Colorado, she has been heavily involved in the Colorado startup community, co-organizing, hosting and teaching workshops at Rockies Venture Club as well as other programs such as Denver and Boulder Startup Week, Techstars, Boomtown Accelerator, and Startup Fuse. Since coming on as an Of Counsel attorney at Centric Legal, Josie has been working primarily in-house for an international software company focusing on data security and privacy compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation.