Lori Smudsky joined The Bowdoin Group as a Principal in late 2018, leading our RPO Services at the firm on the West Coast in San Francisco. Prior to joining The Bowdoin Group, Smudsky served as the Talent Acquisition Lead in California on-site for Intarcia Therapeutics, a private, pre-commercial biotechnology company. There, she hired over 200 people during her nearly three-year tenure. Prior to Intarcia, Smudsky owned and operated a San Francisco Bay Area branch of the boutique executive recruiting franchise Corps Team / Mom Corps. Smudsky holds a B.A. from Ohio Wesleyan and an M.S. in Journalism from Northwestern University.