Brad brings over a 15 years of commercial, R&D, and medical research experience in surgery and medical imaging to Synaptive Medical, providing a passion and dedication for bringing innovative and paradigm shifting products to market. Brad joined Synaptive Medical in 2014 as a Product Manager and was promoted to Director of Product Management for surgical systems in 2016. Prior to joining Synaptive, Brad served as the Senior Applications Specialist at Medtronic (formerly Visualase), a medical device company focused on MRI-guided laser ablation, where he was responsible for the commercialization of neurosurgical intervention in epilepsy. Brad also served as a Senior Application Consultant at Brainlab, a Germany based company who develops, manufactures and markets software-driven medical technology, where he was responsible for selling and supporting neurosurgical, spinal, orthopedic, and ENT products. Brad earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Florida and a Master of Science degree from Florida International University.