Tanya Preisser is an Associate at Deerfield and joined the Firm in 2005. In her role, she provides various levels of support to Mr. Flynn and Mr. Karnal. Previously, she was an Associate on the Biotherapeutics team at Deerfield. Prior to Deerfield, Ms. Preisser was Vice President, Business Manager at Augusta Advisors (now Van Hedge Fund Advisors) and its Funds of Funds, where she was responsible for new business development, client management, market research for investment opportunities and management of office operations. Before Augusta Advisors, she was a Senior Manager at two different retail companies. Ms. Preisser holds a B.S. from Boston University.