Our Team

Our Team
Edson W. Spencer, Jr.

Ed is Founder and Chairman of Affinity Capital Management. He is the Managing General Partner of the PSF Health Care Fund, L.P., the Managing Member of Affinity Ventures II, LLC and a Managing General Partner of Affinity Ventures III, IV, and V, L.P. Ed has an MBA from Columbia University and a BA from Williams College. He serves on the boards of directors of several portfolio companies and non-profit organizations.

B. Kristine Johnson

Kris is President of Affinity Capital Management and a Managing General Partner of Affinity Ventures III, IV, and V, L.P. Previously she was Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of Medtronic, Inc. During her seventeen years at Medtronic she was also President and General Manager of Medtronic's Vascular business and President and General Manager of its Tachyarrhythmia Management business. Kris received her BA from St. Olaf College. She serves on the boards of directors of several portfolio companies and non-profit organizations.

Robin M. Dowdle

Robin is the Chief Financial Officer for Affinity. Prior to joining Affinity Capital's predecessor in 1993, she spent ten years at US Bank Corporate Trust (formerly First Trust). While at US Bank Corporate Trust, she held several positions including analyst and operations manager. Robin received her BS from the University of Minnesota.