SaRA’s Founding Team
A combination of experience in manual labor, software development, and physical therapy research
Steven, having gone through PT multiple times and opioid withdrawal himself, now brings his passion for patient care through SaRA.
Steven holds a BA in Finance & Entrepreneurship from Kansas State and an MBA from UCLA Anderson.
As a previous researcher and professor, Valeed pairs his computer science background with team leadership experience to drive the product development within SaRA.
Valeed holds a BS in CS from UC Riverside and an MS in Computer Science from UCLA.
Ryan utilizes his experience as Director of Operations to continuously improve SaRA. As a PT researcher at UCSF, he co-authored several scientific papers in the space.
Ryan holds a BS in Biomedical Engineering from USC, an MS in M.E. from UCSD, and an MBA from UCLA Anderson.
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