Judy LaCara joined aveni in 2015 as marketing manager, and was promoted to marketing director in 2017. She is responsible for product positioning, understanding market size and opportunities for aveni, and for all the activities which support those objectives.
Prior to aveni, Judy worked in the etch division at Lam Research Corporation for over 20 years. She held various positions, including senior process engineer, field process applications manager, and most recently, senior marketing manager for conduct etch products.
Judy has a bachelor of science degree in chemistry from UC Berkeley. She holds a diploma of culinary arts from the Professional Culinary Institute, now called the International Culinary Center.