Sejal Chaudhari joins Leonhardt’s Launchpads Utah, Inc. with 5 years of wet lab and leadership experience. She graduated magna cum laude majoring in Biology with an emphasis on cell and developmental biology from California State University-Fullerton. She is currently pursuing her Professional Master’s in Science and Technology at the University of Utah.

In addition to supervising and managing the in vitro arm of the Leonhardt’s Launchpads, Utah research group, Sejal is the Lab Manager for the Bioinnovations Gateway life science incubator. As part of her role at the Bioinnovations Gateway, she is also involved in the basic education of high school aged students—teaching the Laboratory Skills Internship for the Granite Technical Institute in Salt Lake City. Her teaching efforts provide hands-on experience to local students interested in learning more about laboratory techniques, use of analytical equipment, and general purpose in vitro experimental procedures.