Joe Tedrick

VP, Human Resources

Joe serves as Vice President of Human Resources, bringing over 20 years of HR leadership experience within the biopharma industry, from early-stage to commercial-stage companies. Though primarily focused on the US, Joe has also collaborated with HR colleagues in the UK, India, Japan, and China. He is dedicated to transforming business strategies into people-centric initiatives that enhance engagement and cultivate an inclusive and accountable culture. Before joining Kezar Life Sciences, Joe held significant roles at Assembly Biosciences, AbbVie, Amgen, and Genentech. He earned his Bachelor’s in Interpersonal & Organizational Communication from The Ohio State University and a Master’s in Organization Development from the University of San Francisco. Joe holds a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) Certification, underscoring his expertise in the HR field.