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University of Missouri, BS 1996
Chemical Engineering
University of California, Berkeley, Walter A. Haas School of Business, MBA 2008
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt School of Law, JD 2006

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Rebecca Lynn

Rebecca joined Morgenthaler’s Menlo Park office in 2007, and she focuses on early-stage investments in mobile, health 2.0, Internet services and financial services. She led the investment in Practice Fusion, and serves on the boards of Check (previously Pageonce), Doximity, Lending Club and Socrata. She is second on the board of Adara Media.

Rebecca began her career at Procter and Gamble’s corporate headquarters where she worked in international new product market entry. She spent time in both Cincinnati and Mexico City developing new products for the market and launching a new category in Latin America.

She then joined NextCard as an early employee and spent four years at the company. At NextCard, she led product development efforts and later served as the Vice President of Marketing where she managed one of the top five largest online marketing efforts. NextCard was the first online credit card company, and it went public in 2000 with a $1.3B market cap. After NextCard, she ran her own consulting business focusing on online marketing for financial services and affiliate marketing.

Rebecca passed the California State Bar and has a focus on intellectual property litigation and corporate law. Rebecca is an inventor on several issued patents, and she was published in the Berkeley Law and Technology Journal.

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Company Date Round Size Participants
Yellowsmith 8/2012Seed$850k10



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