Deanna Church, PhD
Senior Director of Applications, 10x Genomics

Dr. Deanna Church is currently the Senior Director of Applications at 10X genomics. In this role she leads a group of scientists developing improved approaches to genome analysis using linked read technology as well as improving applications in single cell analysis. Previously, she was Senior Director of Genomics and Content at Personalis where she was involved in building annotation and analysis systems to support clinical applications. Prior to that, she was a staff scientist at NCBI, leading projects involving genome assembly and analysis and was an author on the two seminal manuscripts describing the human and mouse genome assemblies.