Meet the Team

We are dedicated team of experienced investors who help to enable groundbreaking work by investing in and fostering companies and technologies that advance the future of health.

Anita Watkins Headshot

Anita Watkins

MANAGING DIRECTOR, REX HEALTH VENTURES

Bobby Helmedag

Bobby Helmedag

MANAGING DIRECTOR, REX HEALTH VENTURES

Natasha Delong Photo

Natasha Bonett DeLong

PORTFOLIO MANAGER, REX HEALTH VENTURES

Davis Morton

Davis Morton

ANALYST, REX HEALTH VENTURES

Advisors and Executive Committee

Tate Bombard

Tate Bombard

VICE PRESIDENT OF LEGAL AFFAIRS

Ernie Bovio, UNC REX President

Ernie Bovio

PRESIDENT, UNC REX HEALTHCARE

Steve Burriss

Steve Burriss

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, UNC HEALTH

Kirsten Riggs, Chief Operating Office

Kirsten Riggs

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, UNC REX HEALTHCARE

Ravish Sachar

Ravish Sachar

PHYSICIAN-IN-CHIEF OF THE NORTH CAROLINA HEART & VASCULAR HOSPITAL

Lisa Schiller

Lisa Schiller

CHIEF COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING OFFICER, UNC HEALTHCARE

Andy Zukowski

Andy Zukowski

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, UNC REX HEALTHCARE

Jose Penabad

Jose Penabad

ADVISOR