Apr 1, 2021
In this episode of On Record PR, Executive Vice President Sarah Larson goes on record with James Greenwood, senior policy advisor at DLA Piper, retired CEO of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization, and former congressman representing Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
Jim Greenwood started his career as a social worker focusing on abused and neglected children in 1980. At the age of 29, he was elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and six years later to the state Senate.
In 1992, he was elected to Congress and would go on to represent Pennsylvania's eighth congressional district for six terms from 1993 to 2005. In 2005, Jim voluntarily left Congress to serve as the president and CEO of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization. After 15 years at the helm of BIO, he recently joined DLA Piper where he now chairs the Life Sciences, Health, Policy and Regulatory Group.