Setareh comes to Reservoir Communications Group with significant policy experience and a deep knowledge of the biopharmaceutical industry. Prior to joining Reservoir, Setareh spent five years at the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) as a Director in the Policy and Research Department, where she provided a broad range of policy expertise on a number of PhRMA’s key federal advocacy priorities, including intellectual property, industry economics, venture capital, and STEM education. At PhRMA, Setareh conceptualized and managed large-scale research projects and crafted advocacy materials that helped position the biopharmaceutical industry as a leading innovative sector of the U.S. economy. Prior to joining PhRMA, Setareh held positions at APCO Worldwide and the J. Craig Venter Institute. Setareh holds a J.D. from the George Washington University where she also completed a B.A. in International Affairs.