Masha Pilipenko is the Manager of Partnerships & Memberships at Life Sciences BC. Masha is passionate about establishing and maintaining productive relationships, creating collaborative opportunities, and fostering a sense of community among LSBC sponsors, partners, and members across the life sciences sectors provincially, nationally, and globally. Reporting to the Director of Partnerships & Events, Masha helps develop and implement strategic plans that align with LSBC’s vision and mission to advocate for the growth of BC’s life sciences community.
Prior to joining LSBC, Masha worked in the arts sector. Most recently, she was at The Vancouver Art Gallery, supporting a dynamic advancement team as a Development Officer. Masha’s experience includes fundraising, customer service, data management and event management. Outside work, Masha enjoys travelling, performing arts, and the culinary arts. In addition, she is a certified scuba diver and loves paddleboarding in the summer.