Healthcare Innovation Lead
As Healthcare Innovation Lead for the TMC Innovation Institute, Arielle Carpenter manages the development of all curriculum and programming for TMCx cohorts and Biodesign fellows. In this role, she plans all the sessions, lectures, panels, office hours, advisory sessions and more. Arielle also oversees the Advisor Program and is regularly seeking out new people to engage with the TMC Innovation Institute.
Before joining TMC in 2016, she was Senior Marketing Manager for North America at Withings, based in Boston, where she was responsible for creating, implementing and overseeing the comprehensive marketing campaigns for the entire line of Withings’ connected health care products up until they were acquired by Nokia.
Prior to that, Arielle lived in Paris, France where she obtained her Master of Business Administration degree from Collège des Ingénieurs and worked at Sanofi as project manager for its global health and prevention program. Arielle received a Master of Public Health degree in Nutrition from Tufts University School of Medicine, and during this time, also interned at Boston Children’s Hospital’s OWL (Optimal Weight for Life) Clinic to help them build a physical activity resource guide for underprivileged obese children in the community. Arielle graduated cum laude from Tufts University with a B.S. degree in Psychology and Community Health during which she started the university’s on-campus farmer’s market and completed the 2010 Boston Marathon with the Tufts team.
Arielle is passionate about educating people to live healthy lives through good nutrition and being physically active. In her spare time, she volunteers with local nutrition based nonprofits – Brighter Bites, Recipe for Success and the YMCA. For fun, Arielle loves to tap dance, play tennis and try out new restaurants.