Charles W. Federico has served as one of our directors since June 2007. From 2001 to April 2006, Mr. Federico served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Orthofix International N.V. and; from 1996 to 2001, he served as President of Orthofix Inc. From 1985 to 1996, Mr. Federico was President of Smith & Nephew Endoscopy (formerly Dyonics, Inc.). From 1981 to 1985, Mr. Federico served as Vice President of Dyonics. Previously he held management and marketing positions with General Foods Corporation, Puritan Bennett Corporation and LSE Corporation. Mr. Federico is a Trustee of the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation and a director of SRI/Surgical Express, Inc. and BioMimetic Therapeutics, Inc. Mr. Federico holds a B.S. in marketing from Fordham University.
Maurice R. Ferré, M.D. is the founding President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of MAKO Surgical Corp. In June 2007, he received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2007 award for emerging companies in Florida. In 1993, Dr. Ferré founded Visualization Technology, Inc., a medical device company for image-guided surgery, where he served as Chief Executive Officer until April 2002 when Visualization Technology was acquired by GE Healthcare, the healthcare division of the General Electric Company.
Dr. Ferré served as Vice President of Strategic Development for GE Navigation, a Division of GE Healthcare from April 2002 until April 2004. In May 2004, Dr. Ferré became the Chief Executive Officer of Z-KAT, Inc., a surgical navigation device company, which eventually spun-off the orthopedic robotics segment that became the basis for the founding of MAKO Surgical. He holds an M.D. and a Master's degree in Public Health from Boston University.
Scott D. Flora joined the Board of Directors in July of 2013. He is currently the President, Chief Executive Office and a director of OmniGuide Inc. He served as the Global Business Unit President for the surgical device division of Covidien plc, from November 2006 until June 2011. From 1994 through 2006, Mr. Flora served in numerous positions at Smith & Nephew plc, including President and General Manager of the orthopedics reconstruction division, General Manager of the trauma and clinical therapies divisions, Senior Vice President of United States and Europe, Senior Vice President of Smith & Nephew Healthcare, and Senior Vice President of the orthopedics division. From September 2011 until January 2013, Mr. Flora served on the board of directors of Tengion. Mr. Flora received a bachelor of science degree in marketing from Millikin University and has participated in professional development programs at Yale University, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, the Kellogg School of Management, INSEAD, and Pennsylvania State University.
Jonathan T. “Jack” Lord, M.D. joined the Board of Directors in July of 2013. He is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Dexcom, Inc. Dr. Lord was formerly the Chief Operating Officer of the Miller School of Medicine and UHealth‐University of Miami Health System, where he is currently a Professor of Clinical Pathology. Dr. Lord served as the Chief Innovation Officer of the University of Miami from September 2011 to March 2012 and as the Chief Executive Officer of Navigenics from May 2009 to December 2009. Prior to that, he was the Chief Innovation Officer and Senior Vice President of Humana, from 2000 to 2009. A board‐certified forensic pathologist, Dr. Lord began his medical career in the U.S. Navy and later served as chief operating officer of the American Hospital Association and several biotech companies. Dr. Lord also serves or has served as a member of a number of boards and organizations, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee to the Director, the National Advisory Council for Healthcare Research and Quality and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations. In addition to currently serving as the Chairman of Dexcom, Inc., Dr. Lord also serves as a Director at Stericycle, Inc. and Vigilant Biosciences, Inc., and in advisory board roles for Serco PLC (UK), Anthelio Health and Third Rock Ventures, LLC. He has earned certificates in Governance and Audit from the Harvard Business School. Dr. Lord received an M.D. from the University of Miami School of Medicine and a bachelor of science degree in chemistry from the University of Miami.
Richard R. Pettingill has served as one of our directors since August 2010. Mr. Pettingill served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Allina Hospitals and Clinics, Minnesota's largest healthcare organization, from 2002 until his retirement in 2009. While in this role, he also served on the board of directors of the Minnesota Hospital Association and the Minnesota Business Partnership. Prior to joining Allina Hospitals and Clinics, Mr. Pettingill served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Kaiser Foundation Health Plans and Hospitals from 1996 to 2002. From 1991 to 1995, he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Camino Healthcare, a community based integrated delivery system. Mr. Pettingill is a director and member of the health IT standards, compensation and quality, compliance and ethics committees of Tenet Healthcare Corporation. Mr. Pettingill received a bachelor's degree from San Diego State University and a master's degree in health care administration from San Jose State University. He served as a 2010 Fellow in the Advanced Leadership Initiative program at Harvard University.