Clarissa KogaOpen Innovation Leader at CLOROX
Clarissa Koga is an Open Innovation Leader at The Clorox Company, supporting the Health and Wellness brands (Burt’s Bees, Renew life and NutraNext). As an Open Innovation Leader, Clarissa delivers external perspective and capabilities to drive innovation throughout the company. She has a Ph.D. in Food Science from the University of Illinois. Her research was focused on the encapsulation of resveratrol to increase stability and minimize negative sensory properties. Prior to Open Innovation, Clarissa was a product developer for Hidden Valley Ranch and KC Masterpiece. In her free time, she enjoys crossfit and anything related to fitness.