Albany Medical College
Ms. Hinsch was employed by Microsoft Corporation for 12 years prior to pursuing her passion for bioethics. There she held a broad array of positions: public relations, advertising, direct marketing, brand development and product marketing. Prior to that she worked in a variety of public policy and political positions including the staff of Governor John Spellman.
Ms. Hinsch has a B.A. in Political Economy from the Evergreen State College, Olympia, Washington; an M.S. in Bioethics, as well as a certificate in clinical ethics, from Alden March Bioethics Institute, Albany Medical College, New York. Ms. Hinsch is an alumna of the Stanford Executive Program, an advisory board member of Science Progress, Center for American Progress, a member of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities and the Neuroethics Society. She was pursuing a Master of Divinity degree, with an emphasis on bioethics, at Harvard University before taking a leave to found the Women?s Bioethics Project in 2004. She currently holds faculty appointments in bioethics at the University of Washington and the Alden March Bioethics Institute at Albany Medical College.