BioOhio Membership Team
President & CEO
Eddie Pauline joined the BioOhio team as President and CEO in August 2021. Read the full announcement here. Eddie previously served as the Director for Economic Development for The Ohio State University within its Enterprise for Research, Innovation, and Knowledge. In this role, Eddie led the economic development and economic impact functions to attract new companies to Ohio and retain and expand Ohio businesses. Working closely with tech transfer and commercialization partners, corporate partnerships, the innovation district, medical center, government affairs, and startup portfolio, he initiated and guided campus-wide and industry-specific workforce, innovation, and placemaking programs to drive economic growth. Prior to coming to Ohio State in 2010, Eddie worked in the digital media industry for startups and large corporations, primarily in Seattle and New York, where he was part of the team that led the successful acquisition of Scout.com by Fox Interactive Media. Eddie holds a BA and a BS from The Ohio State University and an MBA from Franklin University. He is an Ohio Certified Economic Developer. Eddie, his wife Lindsey, and their three children live in Worthington, Ohio.
Manager, Member Services
Jen manages BioOhio membership activities and benefits, including recruitment, cost-savings programs, and member-to-member connections. Born and raised in Ohio, Jen attended Bowling Green State University and completed her interpersonal communications degree with an internship at Walt Disney World. She spent some time in Tallahassee, Florida working as a blood drive coordinator for the local blood center and then as a stewardship program and events director at Florida State University Foundation before returning to Ohio and joining BioOhio in 2007. Jen is also a singer, songwriter, and banjo player for her folkgrass jam band, The Goldsberrys. Originally formed as a duo with her husband, the 4-piece band has released three albums, which you may find on any digital streaming source. Learn more about the group and check out their upcoming gigs on Facebook.
Content Manager | Membership Support | Analyst
Drew assists members with B2B connections, industry statistics, resource searches, and promotion of member news & events. Drew manages BioOhio.com and is the lead writer of The Ohio Bioscience Report. He joined BioOhio in 2009, just as the Ohio Bioscience Resource Directory was being redeveloped, and continues to work on expanding and updating this valuable tool. Prior to BioOhio, Drew taught English as well as operated his own tutoring business for K-12 students. Drew is a music buff, a fan of manual transmissions, and a strong proponent of experiential learning.