Kristen Wolslegel, MPA, Executive Director
Kristen has been Executive Director of BABEC since 2015 and oversees the overall development of the organization including strategic development, operations, and fundraising. Under her leadership, BABEC has significantly expanded its role within the bioscience community. Throughout her tenure at BABEC, her main focus has been to leverage her dual knowledge of biotechnology and the nonprofit sector to create sustainable partnerships in support of science education in our schools.
Kristen is also a faculty member in the Biotechnology Program at CCSF. Before transitioning into the science education and nonprofit field, Kristen was an immunologist at Genentech and UCSF.
During her free time, Kristen serves as the Chair of the Sausalito Sustainability Commission and the Treasurer of the Bio-Link Depot Board of Directors.
Kristen earned her Master’s degree in Public Administration with a focus on Nonprofit Management from San Francisco State University. She also completed a graduate fellowship at CalNonprofits, a statewide agency engaged in advocacy and policy development for California’s nonprofit sector. Kristen received her BA from University of Connecticut.Kristen Wolslegel