Nora L. Martin joined Sofinnova as Executive Assistant in 2012. In addition to supporting Michael Powell, she also handles administrative duties for Joe Wiley and CFO Nathalie Auber.
Prior to Sofinnova Ventures, Nora worked as Executive Assistant at The Westly Group, a top performing clean tech venture capital firm in Menlo Park. Before she moved into the venture capital sector, Nora spent many years in the non-profit arts world, working for such organizations as the San Francisco Symphony, Noe Valley Chamber Music, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. On top of her years of administrative experience, Nora has also found time to perform in a professional opera, manage a coffeehouse, and work on a goat and sheep fiber farm in upstate New York.
Nora has a B.A. in Music History, Theory and Performance from Scripps College in Claremont, CA.