Jordanna Schutz

Operating Partner

Jordanna joined Blackhorn Ventures in 2017 as an Operating Partner focused on healthcare. Her current role with Blackhorn is focused on representing the firm on the board of CytoVale.

Jordanna is an investor, technologist, and entrepreneur. She has invested in areas including big data, predictive analytics, healthcare, and engineering design, and has taken an active role in moving several companies from ideation to commercialization.

Previously, Jordanna was the founding Director of Development at, where she led development teams and designed and implemented monetization strategies that resulted in several spin-off companies. In 1999, she founded Lucidity Inc., an early peer-to-peer payment platform. She served on the board of Provide Commerce through its IPO and 2006 acquisition. Her background also includes several years of consulting related to emerging technologies and security.

Jordanna holds a Sc.M. from the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management, and an A.B. from Harvard University in Physics and Mathematics.

While a student, she gained a tremendous appreciation for the front-lines of applied science through her experiences as a Research Assistant in nanotechnology, in behavioral economics, and in Artificial Intelligence.