Missy Krasner is the Venture Chair at Redesign Health.
30+ year seasoned healthcare operator, worked at AMAZON, GOOGLE and BOX on healthcare initiatives as well as in GOVERNMENT & VENTURE CAPITAL. Currently at Redesign Health, a mission-driven innovation platform that builds transformative healthcare companies from the ground up. Prior to Redesign, I helped start the Alexa Health & Wellness team at AMAZON and worked on a series of other healthcare initiatives across the company. Prior to Amazon, I served as VP/Managing Director of Healthcare & Life Sciences at BOX where I led the company’s first healthcare corporate acquisition and helped launch the industries division. Prior to Box, I was in VENTURE CAPITAL at Morgenthaler Ventures, a firm with $3B under management (now rebranded as Canvas Ventures) which lead Series A+B digital health investments in Practice Fusion, Doximity, HealthLoop, Viewics and Vida Health. Prior to venture, I served as one of the founding executives of GOOGLE HEALTH launching Google’s first entry into the healthcare industry. Prior to Google, I worked for the GOVERNMENT at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under President George W. Bush where I helped start the inaugural Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC). Before government, I worked at CareScience, a digital health startup that went public and developed the first Health Information Exchange (HIE). Prior to CareScience, I worked at the KAISER FAMILY FOUNDATION (KFF) and AETNA. I sit on several company boards, advise startups and mentor at accelerators. I have an M.A. from Stanford University in healthcare policy, communications and business administration and a B.A. in English Literature and Theatre from UCLA.
Specialties: Cloud computing in healthcare, enterprise software, Digital Health, Health IT, Consumer Health, Personal Health Records (PHRs), Patient Portals, Electronic Health Records (EHRs), Venture Capital, Startup Advising, Healthcare Policy, Healthcare Marketing, Product Management, Product Marketing, Go-to-Market Launch Planning, Business Development, Enterprise Sales, Public Relations, Government Relations, Channel and Partner Marketing, Corporate Communications, Social and Digital Media, Executive Speech Writing, Media Spokesperson, Public Speaking, Evangelism, Public Speaking.