Michelle brings over 15 years of medical device sales and marketing experience to Synaptive Medical. Before joining Synaptive, Michelle served as the Director of Sales and Marketing at Conavi Medical, a medical device startup focused on minimally invasive cardiovascular imaging systems, where she was responsible for both the global marketing strategy, and global sales strategy. Michelle led product management through senior management roles at both Hologic, a Massachusetts based medical device manufacturer of medical imaging systems for women’s health, and Siemens Healthcare, specifically their MRI division, where she managed the product development lifecycle for several imaging and consumable product lines as well as managed numerous new product introductions. Prior to her US based positions, Michelle was successful as Vice President, Sales and Marketing at Sentinelle Medical, a medical device startup focused on breast and prostate MRI solutions, where she grew sales revenues that lead to the gainful purchase by Hologic in 2010. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Physics at Trent University and completed post-graduate work at the University of Toronto in Medical Biophysics.