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Laureen DeBuono

Laureen DeBuono was appointed to our Board of Directors in October 2021. Ms. DeBuono currently serves as Managing Partner at FLG Partners, LLC, the leading interim CEO/ CFO and Board advisory firm in California. Ms. DeBuono has been with FLG Partners since 2011. From 2014-2016, Ms. DeBuono helped to lead Rodan+Fields, a $1B+ high-growth, skincare company with a robust e-commerce and social-selling business model, as both Advisor to the Board of Directors and Interim CFO. In 2017, she was the COO at Circa of America LLC, a private-label manufacturer in San Francisco and focused on growth strategy. In 2018, Ms. DeBuono joined HotelTonight as Board Advisor and Interim CFO, and oversaw its sale in April 2019 to AirBnB. Additionally, she was CEO and a Board Member of govino, LLC, a global CPG company in the gift and wine accessories business from 2018 through January 2020. Ms. DeBuono has taken two companies public, raised over $2B in capital, and completed over $10B in M&A transactions as a CEO, COO or CFO with healthcare, medical technology and CPG companies. Additionally, Ms. DeBuono has served as a member of the Board of Directors of several private and public companies, and her focus as a director has been on advice and counsel in the areas of corporate finance and strategy, public markets, IPO process, M&A and exits. Ms. DeBuono received a BA, Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Duke University, an MA from Stanford University, where she was a Stanford University Fellow, and a JD from the New York University School of Law, where she was a Root Tilden Scholar.
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