Marcela Preininger

Vice President of Operations

Marcela is a PhD candidate in the Molecular and Cell Biology program at UC Berkeley, where her dissertation research explores the contributions of age-related blood-brain barrier disruption to neuropathogenesis. She obtained her BS in Biology from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA, and continued working there after graduation doing interdisciplinary research in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering. In addition to research, she enjoys teaching and mentoring early undergraduates pursuing careers in STEM.