Jo Ann Corkran is the managing partner of Golden Seeds Venture Fund and Golden Seeds Fund 2—two venture capital funds that invest in high-potential, early-stage companies with gender-diverse management and founding teams. She is also a managing member of Golden Seeds LLC, a nationwide investor network with a similar investment thesis.
Jo Ann serves on the board of two SaaS companies: Brandwatch, an AI powered consumer insights company, and Work Truck Solutions, a technology company focused on improving efficiency in commercial truck sales.
Prior to Golden Seeds Funds, Jo Ann worked on Wall Street for over 20 years. She has extensive experience in asset management and securities research, primarily with Credit Suisse and First Boston. Jo Ann holds a BS in Mathematics from NYU and was previously a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.