Ally Harada is Chief of Staff at Azolla Ventures where she is responsible for firm and fund strategy and operations, branding and marketing efforts, team culture, compliance, vendor management, and backoffice oversight. Ally joins Azolla Ventures from a career in investor relations at alternative asset managers including Benedict Canyon Equities, a multifamily real estate investment firm based in Los Angeles, and Aurelius Capital Management, a distressed debt hedge fund based in New York City. She began her career as a CPA in the Financial Services Office Assurance Practice at EY. Ally holds a B.S. in Accounting from Lehigh University.