VALENCIA FOSTER is a senior manager/ thought leader liaison aligned with the Spinraza marketing team at Biogen. Foster is a native of Los Angeles, California and has been a Biogen employee for 17 years. For the last 5 years, Foster has been part of the Rare Disease division.
Foster is a member of Employee Resource Networks at Biogen, the SMA DE&I Team, and a leader representing the field for the Global ERN, “Reach Out” — Biogen’s network for LGBTQ employees and their allies, to increase awareness and acceptance of the Biogen LGBTQ community, supporting a best-in-class workplace for LGBTQ employees, and exemplifying our commitment to social responsibility and innovation.
As the mother of a bisexual young man, Foster is committed to serving and standing with all who identify under the rainbow of sexual orientation and gender identity. She serves as the Southern California State Chapter Leader for the non-profit, “Free Mom Hugs”. @biogen