Jeff has more than 25 years of quality leadership in the medical device and combination device industries. In addition, he has experience leading large-scale remediation efforts with a proven track record of successfully leading FDA inspections. Jeff has a depth of knowledge working with FDA and Class I, II, and III medical devices, as well as pharmaceutical and combination products.
Prior to joining Meridian, Jeff held several leadership positions, including vice president of quality assurance and quality control at Zimmer Biomet, in Indiana. Before that, he served as director of quality assurance and regulatory affairs at Dentsply International, in Pennsylvania. Jeff joined Meridian in 2019 as the site quality operations lead, responsible for all site quality functions. As vice president of quality, he is responsible for ensuring regulatory compliance across the entire Meridian organization.
Jeff earned a B.S. in business administration and strategic management, as well as an MBA with a concentration in quality management from Upper Iowa University. He has also completed his Six Sigma Greenbelt certification.