Jennifer Parkhurst serves as City of Hope’s chief financial officer, leading all financial functions and providing strategic guidance to the entire organization.
Parkhurst comes to City of Hope from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in San Francisco, where she has been a leader in the Pharma and Life Sciences Operations consulting and strategy practice. She has served as the lead partner for some of the firm’s largest pharmaceutical clients since 2011.
Parkhurst has more than 25 years of experience advising leading life sciences clients of all stages of commercialization and growth, including companies that are implementing new strategies and transforming their operations. Before joining PwC, Parkhurst was a partner at PRTM Management Consultants in Mountain View, California. Prior to consulting, she held several management roles at Eli Lilly.
Parkhurst received her B.S. in industrial engineering and management sciences from Northwestern University and an MBA in marketing and finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.