Katelin Roberts Joins Go Utah Board of Directors

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Salt Lake City — The Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Opportunity (Go Utah) has announced the appointment of Katelin Roberts to its Board of Directors.

The Go Utah Board of Directors consists of 15 members appointed for four-year terms by Governor Spencer J. Cox with the advice and consent of the Utah Senate. The Go Utah Board of Directors helps promote and encourage the economic, business, financial, industrial, agricultural, and civic welfare of the state.

Katelin Roberts is the Executive Director of BioHive, a public-private nonprofit organization charged with growing the life sciences industry and healthcare innovation in Utah. Prior to BioHive, Roberts was CEO of a company-backed Utah medical device startup. She has also held various manufacturing and operations roles in the aerospace and consumer packaged goods industries. Roberts is currently an investment partner at MedMountain Ventures, a Salt Lake City-based seed-stage healthcare venture fund.

Roberts replaces Andrea Moss on the Go Utah Board of Directors.

“We are thrilled to have Katelin Roberts join our Board of Directors,” said Dan Hemmert, Executive Director of Go Utah. “Roberts brings years of experience in the life sciences industry which will be of great help as these types of businesses grow in our state. We would also like to thank Andrea Moss for her service on the Go Utah Board of Directors.

About the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Opportunity

Under the direction of Governor Spencer J. Cox, the Governor’s Office of Economic Opportunity (Go Utah) provides resources and support for starting, growing, and recruiting businesses. It also leads to an increase in tourism, film production, outdoor recreation, and mixed martial arts in Utah. Using state resources and contracts with the private sector, the office administers programs in economic areas with the highest development potential and opportunity for Utahans.

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