Emily White

Position:Managing Director, Operations and FUS Partners



Emily White, MD, joined the Foundation in 2016 as Director of Operations. In 2018, Emily expanded her role to include Managing Director of FUS Partners, the Foundation’s efforts to help the focused ultrasound industry’s commercialization efforts and expand their access to the MedTech capital markets as well as the Foundation’s own venture philanthropy efforts.

Prior to joining the Foundation, Dr. White was a private consultant working in operations and business development support in the healthcare and medical start-up space. Her clients have included everything from a 4,000+ employee, publicly traded, health care company to a brand new start-up with two employees. Her background includes training in general surgery, leadership positions in several highly technical start-up companies with federal clients, non-profit executive management and over 25 years of grant writing experience. She completed her undergraduate degree in Biology & Anthropology at Smith College and holds certification for Community Conflict Resolution from Loyola Law School. She is also a University of Virginia School of Medicine graduate.