Jan Rock Zubrow
Jan Rock Zubrow is a leader of non-profit organizations active in international development and education. She serves as Chair of the Board of Women for Women International.
Ms. Rock Zubrow is a member of the Cornell University Board of Trustees and serves as Chair of the Board’s Executive Committee. Previously, she chaired the Presidential Search Committee for Cornell’s thirteenth president and served as Co-Chair of Cornell’s $6 billion capital campaign. Ms. Rock Zubrow served as co-chair of the Cornell Tech task force, which was responsible for overseeing the creation of Cornell’s new campus on Roosevelt Island in New York City, a twenty year, $ 2 billion project. In addition, Ms. Rock Zubrow is on the board of New Leaders for New Schools, an organization that trains educators to be transformational school leaders who can help bridge the achievement gap in the nation’s inner city schools.
Prior to her non-profit work, Ms. Rock Zubrow had a career in healthcare venture capital and consumer marketing. From 1998- 2010, Ms. Rock Zubrow was president of MedCapital, LLC, a venture capital firm that she founded which invested in early stage healthcare companies. Before starting MedCapital, Ms. Rock Zubrow managed significant consumer franchises at Johnson & Johnson, Tambrands, Inc., and the Procter and Gamble Company.
Ms. Rock Zubrow received a B.A. degree in Economics from Cornell University and a M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School.