Carl Mayer has more than 20 years of product development experience in the medical device and aerospace industries. He has provided leadership excellence in assisting experienced and early-stage medical device companies, including creation of three medical device companies. Carl has a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Kansas State University; Master’s Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Missouri – Rolla; and an MBA from Rockhurst College in Kansas City, MO.
John Ellenz holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Kansas State University and has more than 25 years of product development experience in the medical device industry. He has been leading the development of innovative products at RBC since 2001. In addition to various engineering leadership roles, John has helped RBC manage and grow key customer accounts and develop cutting edge platforms to reduce time to market for our Clients.
Nate Porter has more than 15 years of experience in Sales, Marketing and Business Development including leadership positions at Medtronic and Zimmer Biomet. He has a proven track record of analyzing complex business challenges, creating actionable strategies and overcoming obstacles to drive growth including the execution of 30+ commercial development projects. At RBC, Nate provides leadership to the Sales and Marketing team with a focus on collaborative communication, integrity and accountability. Nate holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Indiana Wesleyan University.
Lori Cohee has 27 years of experience leading finance and accounting teams in startup, turnaround, rapid growth, & Fortune 500 environments. She specializes in business strategy, growth, and continually optimizing interdepartmental business processes. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with majors in Accounting, Finance, and Economics from Washburn University.
Jay has more than 20 years in the medical device industry, serving as a leader in Sales, Marketing and Training & Education at Zimmer Biomet. Throughout his career, he’s demonstrated an unwavering commitment to meticulous planning and flawless execution, as evidenced by his leadership of the largest commercial product launch in the history of the orthopedic industry. At RBC, Jay leads the Business Development efforts of the company with a focus on creating mutually beneficial and long-lasting partnerships with RBC’s clients. Jay holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Kent State University.
Corbin began his career at RBC Medical Innovations in 2014 as a Systems Test Engineer. Between 2016 and 2018, Corbin assumed the role of manager for the Systems Test Engineer and Process Engineering team, and provided cross functional leadership in the development and manufacturing transfer for a suite of medical devices. In March of 2019 Corbin became the Director of Engineering for RBC Medical Innovations. Prior to RBC Medical Innovations Corbin worked in several biomedical research labs while attending school and completing a master’s thesis focused on simulating and analyzing postural sway in patients impacted with Parkinson’s Disease. Corbin holds a BS in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Missouri and a MS in Bioengineering from the University of Kansas.
Allison McLean has over 10 years of experience in medical device manufacturing, including manufacturing process development, design transfer, manufacturing sustaining engineering, project management, and supply chain management. Allison provides leadership for all RBC design transfer projects; ensuring devices are designed for efficient manufacturing, and effectively transferred to manufacturing for long-term sustainability. Allison manages manufacturing support functions to ensure that RBC manufacturing operations delivers quality products on time to our clients. Allison has experience in manufacturing electromechanical medical devices, as well as sterile disposable products. Allison has a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.