Chief Administrative Officer
Heather Kowalski is Chief Administrative Officer at Human Longevity, Inc. In this role she oversees marketing, public relations, human resources, facilities, and security. Prior to this role she was head of public relations and marketing. Before joining HLI, Heather was Chief of Staff and VP of Communications for the J. Craig Venter Institute. She began to hone her genomics communications experience at Celera Genomics where she was Director of Communications during the company’s historic sequencing of the human genome.
Heather was also a VP at two public relations agencies, Edelman, Washington, DC, and Feinstein Kean, Cambridge, MA where she and her teams led strategic PR programs for a diverse portfolio of healthcare, life sciences, and global corporate clients including Novartis, Personalized Medicine Coalition, AdvaMed, and Walmart. She began her career in pharmaceutical sales and transitioned to public relations within a large academic medical center in her home state of Pennsylvania. She has a BA in Political Science from Muhlenberg College.