Web Contributors

Our Leadership, Design, Development, Engineering, Quality, Manufacturing and Regulatory employees are regular contributors to our website. Click to learn more about a web contributor and explore articles from that individual.

Diane Richard

Director of Human Resources

Dirk Smith


Jeremy Maniak

Chief Operating Officer

Jim Reed

Vice President of Business Development and Marketing

Jonathan Pierce

Vice President of Corporate Affairs

Lisa Poldoski


Phil Ankeny

Chief Financial Officer

Rich Nazarian

President and Chief Executive Officer

Stan Crossett

Vice President of Transfer Programs and Test Engineering

Steve Strong

Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs

Darrell Schmidtke

Director of Manufacturing

Derick Daley

Director of Business Development

Jesse Carlson

Director of Business Development

Kelli Greenberg

Manufacturing QA Engineer

Lori Lucke

Systems Engineering Fellow

Vlad Bluvshtein

Senior Electrical Engineer

Aaron Bartnik

Electrical Engineer 

Aaron McCabe

Director of Research & Development

Andrew Serrian

Program Manager

Anthony Millar

Vice President of Operations

Babu Pothini

Program Manager

Blake Hedstrom

Research Scientist

Brad Milos

Principal Development QA Engineer

Corey Brown


Dennis Miller

Principal Software Engineer

Elsa Frettem

Communications Specialist

Emily Moses

Project QA Engineer

Gary Seim

Principal Systems Engineer, Retired

Gillian McDonald

Mechanical Engineering Intern

Jack Mondry

Mechanical Engineer II

Jackie Freppert

Events & Marketing Coordinator

Jeff Clark

Senior Product Leader

Jim Watts

Cognita™ Business Director

John Schneider

Senior Systems Engineer

John Whitehurst

Principal Quality Assurance Engineer

Jon Davis

Engineering Director

Kim Windingland

Director of Development QA

Lael Pickett

Regulatory Affairs Manager

Lao Thao

Software Engineer I

Liz Scheurer

Principal Clinical Research Scientist

Matt Cunningham

Director of Business Development

Matt Stoll

Product Manager, New Ventures

Rachael Rich

Mechanical Engineer

Ross Johnson

Marketing Manager

Sarah Blair

Senior Usability Engineer

Scottie Holmes, PMP

Product Leader

Tony Schauer

Principal Electrical Engineer

Varun Pandit

Senior Software Engineer

Will Sutton

Vice President of Engineering and Technology